|ROMAN MARBLE STELE DECTION DEPICTING A WARRIOR
Mounted on horseback, wearing a tunic and carrying a double-headed ax. This could be a representation of Hercules.
4th Century AD
H. 13 3/8 in. (34 cm.); W. 11 7/8 in. (30 cm.)
Ex Morkramer collection, acquired in the 1960's.
Published: J. Eisenberg, Art of the Ancient World, 2014, no. 18.
Cf. S. Ronzevalle, Comptes-rendus des séances de l’Académie des Inscriptions et Belles-Lettres, vol 48, 1904, pp. 8-12.