R93 Roman pottery siren with lyre £120

 


A fragment from a red slip ware pottery vessel decorated with an applique depicting a siren seated on a sea monster and playing a lyre.

Roman, North African colonies, 3rd or 4th Century AD

Fragment as shown

Size: 5.1 x 3.7 cms

Ex. collection: Mr. M. Byrne, UK; acquired 1980's-1990's. Probably purchased from Seaby's, London.