Ancient Roman Bronze Head of statue - Athena - Minerva. (Ex Gorny & Mosch)

Ancient Roman Bronze Head of statue - Athena - Minerva. (Ex Gorny & Mosch)

Lost wax casting bronze bust representing goddess Athena, with the head richly adorned with acanthus or vine leaf, the leaf is reversed compared to the one on the right. Beautiful vintage green patina, all mounted on a plexiglass pedestal. Height including pedestal: 15.4 cm, and 7.4 cm excluding pedestal. Roman period, 2nd/3rd century A.D.

Bronze head of Minerva 2nd/ 3rd century.
Height including the pedestal: 15.4 x 7.4 cm without the pedestal.

Provenance: GORNY-MOSH auction, Germany then sold by Mr Jean Marc BARI, antique dealer, Nice, France.

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Lot details
Ancient Roman
Head of statue - Athena - Minerva. (Ex Gorny & Mosch)
Century/ Timeframe
Good Condition, See Photo
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