Bronze Applique with the Head of Heracles

Culture: Roman
Period: 2nd century A.D.
Material: Bronze
Dimensions: 4.5 cm in diameter
Price: 1 200 Euro
Ref: 3335
Provenance: Private collection Gilles Grimm, Paris. Acquired in a French auction house.
Condition: On the edge minor cracks.
Description: Concave, bronze cast applique with a high-quality, very three-dimensional profile of Heracles. The bearded god wears a fillet, his eyes wide open and looking vigilantly slightly upwards. The pupils are punched.