London, South Kensington
6 November 2002
A ROMAN MARBLE RELIEF OF A MURMILLO GLADIATOR
CIRCA 2ND CENTURY A.D.
Shown turned to his left holding up large oblong shield (scutum), a dagger in his right hand, wearing crested helmet (galea) and protective arm band (manica), a large belt around his loin-cloth and a greave on his advanced left leg, a raised border above and below
21 x 13 in. (53.4 x 33 cm.)
Sold Sotheby's London, 12 December 1988, lot 336.
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