Roman Protome

Culture: Roman
Period: 2nd century A.D.
Material: Bronze Sheet
Dimensions: Diameter 18 cm
Price: Sold
Ref: 3015
Provenance: Collection Prof. Ernst Zweymüller, Vienna.
Condition: Intact
Description: Plastically formed head of a lion with two continuous fangs and broad mane. The protome was probably used as an adornment on a wheel, furniture or, very possible, on a sarcophagus.