|ROMAN BRONZE SEATED ATTIS
Wearing Phrygian costume. A small but well-executed depiction of the young Phygian shepherd beloved by Cybele.
2nd Century AD
H. 2 1/2 in. (6.5 cm.)
Ex R.G. collection, Calodyne, Mauritius, acquired 1977-85. Acquired by Dr. Leo Mildenberg in Basel, Switzerland, for the R.G. collection.
Published: J. Eisenberg, Art of the Ancient World, 2010, no. 56.