pair of c19th italian specimen marble obelisks

Pair of C19th Italian specimen marble obelisks.


| $1,598 USD | €1,360 EUR

Item Number

ML 1711


Pair of C19th Italian specimen marble obelisks.
Smart pair of specimen marble obelisks of good scale . Raised on rouge griotte bases with polished limestone blocks and yellow siena marble mouldings , the tapering shafts composed of multiple coloured marble speciman layers (including verde, verde antico, giallo, rouge , carrara , nero and brocatelle) .
In good original condition with only minor 'fritting' to the edges of the shafts , and minor historic chips to the edges of the mouldings. The underside of the bases with nicely-worked chiselling.
H 17"
W 5.5"
D 5.5"
Italy c.1870
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Internal Ref: ML 1711


Height = 43 cm (17")
Width = 14 cm (6")
Depth = 14 cm (6")

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