AFTER THE ANTIQUE, A LARGE SIENA MARBLE CISTERN OR LABRUM
ITALIAN, 19TH/20TH CENTURY
Of oval lobed form, pedestal base
46.5cm high, 70cm wide overall
Wear, marks, knocks and scratches as per age, handling, use, and cleaning.
Surface to interior with a matt finish- this together with use of UV and touch is indicative that the top section has had professional conservation and restoration throughout. UV showing later infill and wear around the fault lines and cracks to body. Base with plinth chip to one side
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