Lot 902: Iron Age Celtic Rider Figurine
December 7, 2016
Harwich, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: 1st century AD. A slender bronze figure with pellet eyes, raised helmet or hair, raised right arm with hollow hand, ribbed lower legs indicating footwear, flared hips indicating the saddle. Cf. Rolland, H. Bronzes Antiques de Haute Provence, Paris, 1965, item 457 for a more elaborate example of the type. 15 grams, 47mm (2"). Private collection, UK; formed in the 1980s. [No Reserve]
Condition Report: Fine condition.