|ROMAN BRONZE MERCURY
Holding petasus and caduceus, of Polykleitan style. Very fine depiction.
1st-2nd Century AD
H. 4 1/8 in. (10.4 cm.)
Ex DeSerres, Paris, 1989; M.W. collection, Ferndale, Michigan, acquired from Royal-Athena in January 1990.
On loan to Picker Art Gallery, Colgate Univ.; Fitchburg Art Museum, 1990-2015.
Published: J. Eisenberg, Gods & Mortals: Bronzes of the Ancient World, 1989, no. 76.