26 - 27 October 2004
A ROMAN BRONZE FIGURE OF A SNAKE
1ST-2ND CENTURY A.D.
With five undulations along the body, the raised flattened head with circular eye recesses
7¼ in. (18.5 cm.) long
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Animals, 1996, III, no. 27.
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