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Grand Tour Souvenir Table-Top Bronze "Mercury" after the Antique
A 19th century bronze figure of the seated Mercury after the antique, being a souvenir of the Grand Tour of Europe. It has crisp lines and clean casting, a pleasing black patina and fine workmanship. It is unsigned but is probably from Naples, and it lacks its original felt pad on the bottom as seen in the last photograph. It was made to stand free of a base, as seen here. It is a fine addition to any desk, bookcase, mantel or library table.
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- Place of Origin
- Date of Manufacture1870-1900
- Materials and Techniques
- WearWear consistent with age and use.
- DimensionsH 8.5 in. x W 7.5 in. x D 5 in.H 21.59 cm x W 19.05 cm x D 12.7 cm
- Seller LocationQuechee, VT
- Seller Reference NumberDX001
- Reference NumberLU9286766165
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Located in Quechee, VT
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