Italian Nero Antico Marble Grand Tour Obelisk For Sale
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Italian Nero Antico Marble Grand Tour Obelisk

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Large Italian Nero Antico marble Grand Tour obelisk. This 19th century Egyptian revival obelisk features acid etched hieroglyphs on its base and sides. Beautiful decorative object.

Details

  • Date of Manufacture
    1850
  • Period
    Mid-19th Century
  • Materials and Techniques
    EtchedMarble
  • Condition
    Good
  • Condition Details
    The obelisk is in good condition. There are minor chips to the side, base, and top. Does not distract from the integrity of the piece. These condition issues are common for Grand Tour items from this period. See images.
  • Wear
    Minor losses.
  • Dimensions
    H 21 in. x W 4.5 in. x D 4.5 in.H 53.34 cm x W 11.43 cm x D 11.43 cm
  • Seller Location
    Chicago, IL
  • Reference Number
    LU848812556271
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