Danube Virtual Museum

Bust of Serapis

Title: Bust of Serapis
Site: Dubravica / Margum
Location/Region: Dubravica
Chrolonology: 1 AD - 500
Museum: National Museum in Belgrade
Country: Serbia
Culture: Roman
Closer Dating: 3rd century AD
Material: Bronze
Dimensions: H 12,7 cm
Production Technique: Casting
Bibliography:

Veličković, M. 1972. Rimska sitna bronzana plastika u Narodnom muzeju, Antika IV

Ratković, D. 2008. Wagon and Harness Bronzes from the Roman Collection of the National Museum in Belgrade, Thiasos

Description

Bust of Serapis on tapered pedestal. The stand is decorated in three sections with incised parallel horizontal lines.