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A Roman Bronze Bacchanalia Male Applique Head, ca 1st - 2nd century AD
Reference No: RB807
A Roman Bronze Bacchanalia Male Applique Head, ca 1st - 2nd century AD
Price : $ 1,500
EUR 1,381.65 GBP 1,183.05 AUD 2,288.85
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Good bust with lovely garland of grapes and leaves as headdress.  The Bacchanalia and the Liberalia were related 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.