Bronze Statuette of an Acrobat

Culture: Roman
Period: 2nd century A.D.
Material: Bronze
Dimensions: 12.4 cm high
Price: Sold
Ref: 3270
Provenance: Private collection Shlomo Moussaieff (1925-2015), Israel. Acquired between 1948 and 2000.
Condition: The figure is intact.
Description: Solid bronze statuette of an acrobat standing on his hands, with the face looking straight forward. He wears a girded tricot with a ribbed cap balancing a ball on his stretched-out legs. On the ball is a pin indicating that originally an additional object was balanced on top. Mounted.