Lot 277: Roman Venus Mask
December 6, 2016
London, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: 1st-2nd century AD. A bronze mask of Venus with billeted brow-band, lateral braids and hair; eyes hollowed to accept silver inserts; hollow to the reverse. 26 grams, 40mm (1 3/4"). Property of a London gentleman; formerly the property of a Surrey gentleman, acquired 1970s.
Condition Report: Very fine condition.