Roman-Egyptian pottery horse toyR13
A moulded pottery figure of a recumbent horse with a piercing through the chest area, possibly for use as a toy.
Egypt, Roman period, 1st or 2nd Century AD
4.5 x 5.1 cms excluding stand
Two small repairs (to tail and top of head), small chips and losses as seen in the photographs.
Ex. private collection, New Jersey, USA.
Mounted on a black marble display block, old labels attached to block.