|ROMAN BRONZE APPLIQUE BUST OF A WARRIOR, POSSIBLY MARK ANTONY,
Emerging from openwork foliate scrolls, seven incised ears of wheat at the centre below, wearing a crested helmet over luxurious curling hair, head turned slightly to the left, with pierced eyes and fleshy lips.
1st-2nd Century AD
H. 8 in. (20.3 cm.)
Ex collection of a Greek archaeologist, pre-1950.
Published: J. Eisenberg, Art of the Ancient World, 2012, no. 54.