Ancient Roman Bronze Bust Of Mars c. Late 2nd/3rd Century AD
A Magnificent Ancient Roman Bronze Helmeted Bust Of Mars On An Open Socle Base. Circa Late 2nd/3rd Century AD.
Depicted as the youthful god, clean-shaven and wearing a high-crested Corinthian type plume on a tight fitting helmet. He is shown in body armour and with a medallion at his neck. Mars was the Roman god of war and his counterpart was the goddess Minerva.
Measures 9cm x 4cm x 3.7cm
Weighs 108.10 grams