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Roman bronze index finger

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Description
A Roman bronze index finger from a life-sized statue, c. 1st - 4th Century AD, in naturalistic style and nicely presented on an antique custom base. L: 3 7/8 in (10cm). Ex property from the collection of Joseph Klein (1899-1987), New York City. Mr. Klein sought out and acquired these souvenirs as part of his vast collecting interests. Said to have collected in the manner of an 18th century connoisseur, his overall collection showcased his diverse array of artifacts acquired over a period of 45 years and included the art of ancient China, Egypt, Persia, Greece and Rome.
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Roman bronze index finger

Estimate $1,200 - $1,500Mar 30, 2014
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