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Bronze relief of a Roman soldier and a barbarian

Period:
Mid-Imperial, Severan
Date:
ca. A.D. 200
Culture:
Roman
Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
Greatest height 4 3/16 in. (10.7 cm); Greatest width 2 13/16 in. (7.2 cm)
Classification:
Bronzes
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1911
Accession Number:
11.140.8
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 171
Group, in high relief, representing a warrior standing over a prostrate opponent.
Said to be from Rome

Richter, Gisela M. A. 1911. "Department of Classical Art: Recent Accessions." Bulletin of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, 6(11): pp. 212-3, fig. 6.

Richter, Gisela M. A. 1915. Greek, Etruscan and Roman Bronzes. no. 305, pp. 141-42, New York: Gilliss Press.

Kreilinger, Ulla. 1996. Römische Bronzeappliken: Historische Reliefs im Kleinformat, Archäologie und Geschichte, Vol. 6. no. 77, p. 183, Heidelberg: Verlag Archäologie und Geschichte.

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