London, South Kensington
28 April 2004
A ROMAN BRONZE ALLOY PROW OF A SHIP
CIRCA 1ST CENTURY B.C./A.D.
The rectangular sectioned cut-away shaft with terminal in the form of a leaping dolphin, its tail arched behind with separate fin section, mounted
20 in. (51 cm.) high
Acquired in 1993, Munich gallery.
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This lot is accompanied by a metal analysis report by Dr. K. Anheuser, Lecturer in Conservation Science, Cardiff University.
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