London, South Kensington
28 April 2004
A GRAECO-ROMAN BRONZE FIGURE OF JUPITER
1ST-2ND CENTURY A.D.
The bearded god shown naked, standing with weight on right leg and leaning on a sceptre held in his right hand (now missing), in his hair a fillet tied with two ribbon ends falling down the back of his neck, he holds a small cylindrical object (pyxis?) in his right hand, mounted
6 in. (15 cm.) high
European private collection, formed between 1973-1982 (lots 236-265 and 352).
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