Roman Bronze Hydria Attachment of a Siren


Large cast bronze hydria attachment depicting the bust of a siren having a fancy hairdo, expressive facial features, wearing a belted chest plate, and surrounded with a multi-leaf decoration. Overall blue-green patina with a red-brown oxide ground. Intact. Custom wooden black base.

Date: Ca. AD 200

Size: L:115mm / W:100mm; 200g

Condition: Good

Provenance: Private FL. collection, acquired from Rosen Antiques, NYC., 1990.