Lot 281: Roman Stepping Horse Statuette
December 6, 2016
London, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: 1st-2nd century AD. A bronze figurine of a horse in advancing pose on a rectangular base with flared feet; one foreleg raised, textured mane, broad ornamented collar to the neck. Cf. Rolland, H. Bronzes Antiques de Haute Provence, Paris, 1965, item 245. 59 grams, 53mm (2"). Property of a Surrey collector; acquired in the early 1970s.
Condition Report: Fine condition.