View 1 of Lot 79. Two Ionic Marble Capitals, circa 1st Century A.D..
View 1 of Lot 79. Two Ionic Marble Capitals, circa 1st Century A.D..
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Two Ionic Marble Capitals, circa 1st Century A.D.

Estimate:

5,000 - 8,000 GBP

Two Ionic Marble Capitals, circa 1st Century A.D.

Two Ionic Marble Capitals, circa 1st Century A.D.

Estimate:

5,000 - 8,000 GBP

Lot sold:

5,670

GBP

Two Ionic Marble Capitals

circa 1st Century A.D.


carved in relief on the echinus with an egg-and-dart motif flanked by sprigs of honeysuckle, and on the the astragal with a bead-and-reel(?) pattern.

20 by 55 and 21 by 57 cm.

French private collection, acquired in the 1970s (Drouot Richelieu, Paris, Olivier Lasseron, May 22nd, 2015, no. 49, illus.)
acquired at the above sale