Roman, 1st century AD
H. 5.7cm; W. 4.2cm; D.3cm
A solid cast bronze handle of a situla in the form of a bearded Dionysos, god of wine, looking suitably jolly, shaggy, and wreathed.
Condition: Intact, with good very dark green patina.
Provenance: ex. private collection, Bonn, Germany acquired in the art market during 1972-1995
Item reference: CL1466