roman cast bronze skyphos chicago art institute 1893

Roman Cast Bronze Skyphos - Chicago Art Institute 1893


Price

£1,250
| $1,742 USD | €1,457 EUR


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Description

This beautifully cast Skyphos Is an exeptional piece, the quality of the casting is stunning showing all the veins in the ivy leaves with clarity. It was modelled by the finest bronze workers. and has a plaque - which translated is 'Copied Original Bowl In The Museum of Naples for the Chicago Art Institute by Sabatino de Angelis. Approved by Comm Giulio de Petra Director of the Naples Museum in 1893.
It is head and shoulders above any casting you will ever find.
It is beautifully made and inspires the vision of Roman celebrations when they passed the two handled cup (Skyphos) around in celebration.
Please view our stockpage - we are happy to give good discount for multiple buys. We welcome customers to view our stock in person and we are open by appointment at any time at Tor Barn Studio, Lower Godney, Nr Wells BA5 1RZ - please contact us on 01458 833052 or 07970 719708.
We are happy to organise shipping of items both in UK and overseas - please ask for a quotation.

Dimensions

Height = 12 cm (5")
Width = 18 cm (7")
Depth = 10 cm (4")



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