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    Sale 7745

    Important European Furniture, Sculpture & Clocks

    9 July 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 5

    AN ITALIAN PORPHYRY AND YELLOW SIENA MARBLE PROFILE MEDALLION

    PROBABLY 17TH CENTURY, THE MARBLE SURROUND LATER

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    AN ITALIAN PORPHYRY AND YELLOW SIENA MARBLE PROFILE MEDALLION
    PROBABLY 17TH CENTURY, THE MARBLE SURROUND LATER
    Depicting the bust of a Roman emperor facing to dexter, within an oval moulded surround, restorations to the porphyry
    23 in. (58.5 cm.) high; 20¼ in. (51.5 cm.) wide


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