Category: 2nd century ad

Roman Marble Statuette of A Muse Holding a Kithara, 2nd Century AD

74cm (29.1 in) high

Roman Marble Statuette of A Muse Holding a Kithara, 2nd Century AD

74cm (29.1 in) high

Large Iridescent Roman Glass Vase, 2nd-4th Century AD

5.5 inches (13.97cm) high 

Roman Gold Ring with Vulcan Intaglio, 2nd-3rd Century AD

Inset carnelian cloison with intaglio image of a standing robed armorer (Vulcan?) with a hammer, working on a Corinthian-type helmet.

Roman Marble Figure of a Satyr Having a Thorn Removed from his Foot, 2nd Century AD

Modeled after a Hellenistic group sculpture of the 2nd/1st Century BC, leaning back with his head lifted and tilted to his left, and wearing a goat skin falling from his left shoulder, his contorted face with gaping mouth, wide-opened eyes with drilled pupils, and furrowed brow; both lower arms and both legs incl. genitalia, support, and plinth restored. Total height 29.92 in (76 cm).

Roman Ring with Portrait of Hadrian, 2nd Century AD

A
silver ring with D-section hoop widening at the shoulder; oval bezel
engraved with a portrait of the Emperor Hadrian wearing a laurel wreath.
12 grams, 22.27mm overall, 18.53mm internal diameter

Roman Marble Head of Polyphemus, Late 2nd Century AD

Polyphemus is the giant son of Poseidon and Thoosa and one of the Cyclopes described in Homer’s Odyssey.

Iridescent Roman Glass Unguentarium, 1st-3rd Century AD

4.5 inches (11.43cm) high

Roman Pottery Vessel Fragment with Running Boars, 2nd Century AD

A fragment of a large Roman platter, probably from southern Gaul, made of fine red ware pottery, covered with an orangey-red slip, decorated in raised relief with three wild boar running at full speed, their mouths slightly open, their ears pricked.

Roman Agate Vessel with Gold Chains, 2nd-3rd century AD

A
carved banded agate conical vessel with gold collar, suspension chain
and applicator with domed lid. 19 grams, vessel with lid: 42mm (1 ¾").