Roman Bronze Figure of Drunken Herakles
reclining nude on the skin of the Nemean Lion, his club cast aside, drinking from a kantharos.
1st - 2nd Centuries AD
Width: 7.6 cm. (3 in.)
ex: a private Austrian collection, 1995.
Published: Antiquarium Ltd.; Ancient Treasures XIV. (New York, 2016) p.25
Comparandum:The British Museum, London acc. nos: 1772,0302.146; 1824,0446.10 (very youthful)