Mercurius with a cock and a lamb
Bronze. 2nd—3rd centuries (?). Gaul.
Greenish-brown patina.
Height 17.3 cm.
Inv. No. Â. 503.
Saint Petersburg, The State Hermitage Museum

Mercurius with a cock and a lamb.

Bronze. 2nd—3rd centuries (?). Gaul.
Greenish-brown patina.
Height 17.3 cm.
Inv. No. Â. 503.

Saint Petersburg, The State Hermitage Museum

Origin:
Receipt: from the Campana collection, acquired in 1862.
Credits:
© Photo, text: Antichnoe nasledie v iskusstve Zapadnoi Evropy. Katalog vystavki. s. 42 cat. No. 40.
© 2004 — Gosudarstvennyi Ermitazh, Sankt-Peterburg.
© 2004 — AO “Slaviya”, Sankt-Peterburg.
© 2004 — OOO “Kompaniya “Bazovyi element”, Moskva.
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