Lot 256: Roman Gryphon Helmet Mount
December 6, 2016
London, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: 1st-2nd century AD. A bronze mount formed as the head and neck of a gryphon with small pointed face, large ears, notched dorsal crest; pierced at the chest for attachment. 16 grams, 38mm (1 1/2"). Property of an Essex collector; acquired on the European art market. [No Reserve]
Condition Report: Fine condition.