Zinc Alloy “Green Man” Architectural Panels

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These monumental architectural relief panels are made from a zinc alloy. The central figure represents the “Green Man”, an ancient myth celebrating the mystery rebirth of flora and nature. Salvaged from a late 19th-century building in the mid-west, today these friezes would be the perfect bar back or wall decoration for your restaurant or dining room, circa 1890s.
 
Details
In the Style Of
American Classical
Date of Manufacture
circa 1890
Period
Late 19th Century
Materials and Techniques
Zinc
Condition
Distressed
Wear
Wear consistent with age and use. Minor losses. Minor structural damages. Minor fading.
Dimensions
55 in. H x 59 in. W x 4 in. D
140 cm H x 150 cm W x 10 cm D
Dealer Location
Aurora, OR
Number of Items
2
Reference Number
LU161525394293
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1stdibs seller since 2015
Located in Aurora, OR

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