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Roman Bronze Protome Of A Sphinx
ROMAN BRONZE PROTOME OF A SPHINX

With the head and bust of a woman, up-turned wings, and lion's paws. She wears a mural crown and may represent Tyche, goddess of destiny. A rare type.

1st-2nd Century AD

H. 2 3/8 in. (6 cm.)

Ex South German private collection assembled from the 1970s; J.M.E. collection, NY.

HM1160JE
$9,500


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