A Roman Bacchanalia Male Applique Head, ca 1st - 2nd century CE
RB807Regular price $850 USD
Good bust with a lovely garland of grapes and leaves as the headdress. The Bacchanalia and the Liberalia were related to religious festivals in ancient Rome, in honor of Bacchus.
Condition: Intact and in good condition overall with some green and brown patination to the bronze. Custom mounted.
Dimensions: Height: 6.03cm (2 3/8in); Width: 3.18cm (1 1/4in).
Provenance: Paul Ilton private collection. Acquired prior 1958.