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Roman divinity bust sculpture "The God Mars" - alabaster composite

Lot reference 28479057

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Location: Italy
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Italy - Early 20th century

Object: Roman divinity bust sculpture "The God Mars"
Material: alabaster composite
Estimated Period: Early 20th century
Country of Origin: Italy
Condition: Good condition - used with small signs of aging & blemishes

Extraordinary sculpture in composite alabaster of the early 20th century depicting the bust of the God Mars, screwed on black circular pedestal in wood.
Mars was a Roman deity of the 1st century BC, and was the God of war, according to the most archaic Roman mythology he was also the God of thunder, rain and fertility.
Both Etruscan and purely Roman, mythical father of the first king of Rome Romulus, he was the warrior God par excellence.
Item of the finest Italian sculptural craftsmanship.


Overall size of the bust: Height 47 cm Width 20 cm.
Base diameter cm 17.5
Overall weight: 3.806 kg.

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Catawiki member since February 14, 2019, received 5 reviews in total (5 in last 12 months)

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    Non è uno strumento ottico di precisione in quanto manca di lenti e della possibilità di poter leggere distanze. E' un semplice tubo di ottone con un traguardo a croce senza possibilità di ingrandimen
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    Venditore serio e professionale
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    user-950cfa0 August 18, 2019

  • All good. Thank you

    user-c1bee23 August 10, 2019

  • I am very pleased with the contact. The item has arrived OK. A.

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    Bella scultura. Ottimo packaging. Venditore consigliato!
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    user-65cceee August 8, 2019

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