PROPERTY OF A EUROPEAN COLLECTOR
A ROMAN BRONZE JUPITER
CIRCA 2ND CENTURY A.D.
The hero depicted nude, his left leg advanced, the knee bent, his right arm raised and bent acutely, holding a thunderbolt in his hand, his left extended outward, an eagle perched on his forearm, his hair and beard with thick locks, atop a spool-shaped socle
4¾ in. (12.1 cm.) high
Acquired by the current owner, France, 1960s.