Roman Lead Weight In Form of The Head of Silenus
C. 1st-2nd Century AD
An interesting lead weight in the form of the head of Silenus, god of drunkenness and wine making, a frequent companion of Dionysus.
Nice example with nice detail.
Provenance: Ex Simmons Gallery
Size: 47mm height x 40mm wide x 12mm depth approx
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