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Bronze Fountain of Eros Riding the Dolphin

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Description
Bronze Fountain of Eros Riding the Dolphin

third quarter 19th century, Italian, cast after the 2nd century CE Roman marble conserved in the Archaeological Museum, Naples, Italy, the base incised "Made Italy".
h. 27-1/2", w. 14"
Condition
In "as found" condition. The surface with some corrosion and oxidation from exposure to the elements. It is designed as a fountain with the water to come out of the dolphin's mouth. The internal piping is in place; however, for it to function, the buyer will have to get a pump.
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Bronze Fountain of Eros Riding the Dolphin

Estimate $1,000 - $1,500Sep 16, 2017
Starting Price $800
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Ships fromNew Orleans, LA, United States
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