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Roman bronze wreathed Herakles with the golden apples of the Hesperides ROMAN BRONZE WREATHED HERAKLES WITH THE GOLDEN APPLES OF THE HESPERIDES

Lion-skin draped over left arm, three apples in left hand, right hand holding club resting on ground. Very fine style. Dark brown patina.

1st-2nd Century AD

H. 3 3/4 in. (9.5 cm.)

Ex D.U. collection, Grosse Pointe, Michigan, acquired from Royal-Athena in February 1986.

Published: J. Eisenberg, Art of the Ancient World, vol IV (1985), no. 291.

On loan to Ohio State Univ.; Picker Art Gallery, Colgate Univ.; Fitchburg Art Museum, 1986-2015.

UD1701C
$12,000


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