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Lotto 383 - Asta 66 - Parte II

800,00-1.000,00 GBP
Base d'asta:
250,00 GBP
9.500,00 GBP
Numero offerte:

A roman republican nicolo-agate intaglio. Phallic allegory.
12 x 16 x 3 mm
An eros is seated on the back of a large winged phallus with two eagle legs. One of this leg holds thunderbolt while the eros holds a laurel wreath. Apotropaic and auspicious allegory symbolizing victory and the power of loving bounds. USe of globular elements. Well-composed work and highquality of the execution. Slight wear marks and mirror polishing inside the intaglio. Rare.
1st century BC.


Stato lotto:
Asta chiusa