Roman Gold Eagle


A Roman Gold Eagle

Period / Age: 3rd - 4th Century AD

Provenance: Ex Bertolami Fine Art, Lot 130, Auction 43 - Antiquities, Glyptic and Medieval Art, London, 19 April 2018. Ex Private English collection.


Length: 0.15cm (0.6")
Weight: 7.49g

A precious miniature statuette in the form of an eagle, holding a prey and standing on a thin plinth; with finely incised details for wings and a realistic downturned beak.