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Stunning 18th Century Lifesize Marble Bust of Apollo

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Hand-carved from marble after the Apollo Belvedere and dating to the late 18th century, this exquisite life-sized bust is in excellent condition, with only a very old and invisible repair to the nose. It will make a perfect addition to your library or center hall table or to a prominent place in your garden.

Details

  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Dimensions

    H 29 in. x W 22.5 in. x D 10 in.

    H 73.66 cm x W 57.15 cm x D 25.4 cm

  • Seller location
    Woodbury, CT
  • Seller reference number
    SBU 1009
  • Reference number
    LU86341218310

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