View 1 of Lot 82. A Roman Marble Composite Capital, 2nd/3rd Century A.D..
View 1 of Lot 82. A Roman Marble Composite Capital, 2nd/3rd Century A.D..
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A Roman Marble Composite Capital, 2nd/3rd Century A.D.

Estimate:

6,000 - 9,000 GBP

A Roman Marble Composite Capital, 2nd/3rd Century A.D.

A Roman Marble Composite Capital, 2nd/3rd Century A.D.

Estimate:

6,000 - 9,000 GBP

Lot sold:

8,820

GBP

A Roman Marble Composite Capital

2nd/3rd Century A.D.


with volutes emerging from two rows of deeply-drilled overlapping acanthus leaves, a deep mortise and shallow channel on top; former restorations removed.

40 by 65 cm.

European private collection, circa 18th Century (based on restoration techniques)
Mrs. Walter Hayes Burns, North Mymms Park, Hertfordshire (Sworders Fine Art Auctioneers, The Principal Contents of North Mymms Park, April 18th, 2018, no. 558, part)
Robin Martin Antiques, Ltd., London
acquired from the above on August 13th, 2019