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Lot 0130
  • Title: Pharmacy mortar in Carrara Calacatta marble, worked and sculpted by hand
  • Maker: Italian master craftsmen
  • Origin: Italy, Venice
  • Date/Period: 18° century
  • Materials: Carrara Calacatta marble
  • Dimensions: Measurements: Width 32 cm, Length 32 cm, Height 18 cm, Hole diameter 18.5 cm, Thickness marble edge 3 cm, Weight 13 Kg

    Extraordinary and Rare Pharmacy Mortar in Carrara Marble Calacatta worked and sculpted frontally with a lion's face. 18th century period. It comes from an important Venice pharmacy. To underline the color of Carrara marble (one of the most precious marbles) that emits a light and a truly amazing vigor, impeccable the representation of the head, precise and refined, cured in all the details. The mouth is pierced, presents the so-called draining board. A more unique object that is rare given the type of mortar, which gives it quality, high workmanship and considerable value. The marble, bright and impeccable, is also lively and luminous. Enchanting the grain of the marble, extremely beautiful. Optimal as ornament, furnishing accessory or whatever, it will certainly not go unnoticed. Well proportioned and not too large.

    Please note that this lot has a confidential reserve. When you leave a bid in advance of the auction, submit your maximum. The bidder who has submitted the highest bid wins the lot, provided the bid exceeds the reserve price.

  • Domestic: Flat-rate of $292.50 to anywhere within the contiguous U.S.
  • International: Foreign shipping rates are determined by destination.
  • Location: This item ships from Italy

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  • Condition

    excellent condition, intact

    Buyer's Premium

    • 15%

    Pharmacy mortar in Carrara Calacatta marble

    Estimate $1,000 - $1,200Jun 19, 2018
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    Ships from verified Jasper52 seller #56836 in Italy
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