A ROMAN SILVER HORSEMAN
circa 2nd-3rd century a.d.
The horse leaping forward, its fore-legs extended, its high mane cresting between its ears, the rider with his left arm holding the side of the horse's neck, wearing a pointed cap, a join at the underside of the horse perhaps once attached to a pin
13/8 in. (3.5 cm) long
Fine Antiquities, Christie's London, 13 December 1995, lot 135