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Lot 0008
Continental Weathered Lead Bust of a Greek Athlete

fourth quarter 19th century, possibly Pheidippides, the runner from Marathon.
h. 16", w. 13", d. 10"


In generally good condition with scattered faint nicks, scratches and areas of abrading. Possible old filler repair to center of proper left cheek. Soiling/accretions in more deeply modeled areas. Slight separation cracks at proper right side of neck and back. All consistent with age, material and usage.

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Continental Bust of a Greek Athlete

Estimate $1,000 - $1,500May 18, 2019
New Orleans, LA, USA