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Imperial Romain Bronze Statuette of a Dwarf Silene from the 1st-2nd century A.D. In very good condition with superb patina even if the right hand is lost.
Roman, Roman Imperial
1st century A.D., 2nd century A.D.
H : 7 cm
Complete and in good condition even if the right hand is lost. Brown and green patina.
This seal, modeled in the shape of a stylized pig was carved from a cream-colored limestone.
The figurine is flat and slightly rounded. The shield-shaped outline, typical of these idols known as “schematic”, probably represents the silhouette of a seated human body, but without any volume.
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