Ancient Art

Bronze Horse Trapping

3rd century A.D.

Bronze

11.2 x 8.64 x 0.28 cm (4 7/16 x 3 3/8 x 1/8 in.)
Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Jerry Nagler
2001.118.1
Culture: 
Roman, German or Gallo-Roman
Period: 
Roman
Classification: 
Arms and Armor
Status: 
Not on view
Provenance: 

Said to be from Germany

Bibliography: 

“Acquisitions 2001,” Yale University Art Gallery Bulletin (2002): 125.

Lisa R. Brody and Gail Hoffman, eds., Roman in the Provinces: Art on the Periphery of Empire (Chestnut Hill, Mass.: McMullen Museum of Art, 2014), 269, no. 61, pl. 61.

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