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Roman bronze figure of a galloping horse

Stock Number: x9362
A miniature bronze figure of a galloping horse. The casting capturing the raised mane and cocked tail of a horse in flight. Adorned with a necklace or breast-collar, on the back are two human feet from a standing figure lost in antiquity.
Price
Sales price $995.00

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Description

A miniature bronze figure of a galloping horse. The casting capturing the raised mane and cocked tail of a horse in flight. Adorned with a necklace or breast-collar, on the back are two human feet from a standing figure lost in antiquity.

 

Origin:

Circa 1st to 4th Century A.D., Eastern Provinces

Dimensions:

Height: 5.5 cm / Length: 8 cm

Condition:

Built up verdigris patina, with earth accretions evident. Ancient loss to the rider and rear hoof, in otherwise good condition.