8 June 2004
A ROMAN BRONZE MULE
CIRCA 2ND CENTURY A.D.
Depicted walking to the right on an integral plinth, its head turned slightly to the right, with a ridged mane and long upright ears, with stylized leaves over the right flank and shoulder, perhaps originally attached to a rod tripod or vessel rim
4 in. (10.2 cm.) long
Lord McAlpine of West Green, England.
with Royal-Athena Galleries, New York, 1989.
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