8 June 2004
A ROMAN BRONZE GOAT
CIRCA 1ST-2ND CENTURY A.D.
Striding forward with the right legs advanced, with a thick fleece of overlapping curving locks, the head inclined to the right, with a thick beard and small ears, the horns largely lost
5 in. (12.7 cm.) long
Anonymous sale; Sotheby's, London, 11 July 1988, lot 165.
with Royal-Athena Galleries, New York, 1988.
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C.C. Vermeule and J.M. Eisenberg, Catalogue of the Greek, Etruscan, and Roman Bronzes in the Collection of John Kluge, New York and Boston, 1992, no. 88-69.
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