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25 June 2019 | 10:30am

Fine Sculpture, Early Works of Art and Garden Ornament

Lot 4

A Roman bronze model of the head of Hermes

Estimate £2500 - £4000 + fees



A Roman bronze model of the head of Hermes, circa 2nd century A.D., portrayed wearing his winged petasus, a small section of drapery cast around his lower neck


12.5cm high


Atop a modern polished black stone plinth, the height overall 21cm


PROVENANCE:


Sotheby's London, Antiquities, 12th December 1988, lot 118