Lot 260: Roman Cupid Bust Mount
December 6, 2016
London, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: 1st-2nd century AD. A bronze mount with bust of Cupid (Eros) with fleshy features and elaborately styled hair, acanthus leaf to the chest, hollow to the reverse. Cf. Rolland, H. Bronzes Antiques de Haute Provence, Paris, 1965, item 115. 42 grams, 54mm (2 1/4"). From a private German collection, acquired prior to 2000.
Condition Report: Fine condition.