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Base

  • Place of origin:

    Italy (made)

  • Date:

    16th century (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Museum number:

    A.9-1921

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

This square marble base with acanthus leaves at the corners was probably made in the 16th century Italy. The front face is carved with the name of the Virgin and the other three faces with cherub heads.

Physical description

Marble base, square with acanthus leaves at the corners. The front face is carved with the name of the Virgin and the other three faces with Cherubs heads.

Place of Origin

Italy (made)

Date

16th century (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Dimensions

Height: 6.5 in, Width: 10.625 in, Depth: 10.625 in

Descriptive line

Marble base, Italian 16th century.

Materials

Marble

Subjects depicted

Acanthus; Virgin; Cherub

Categories

Sculpture

Collection

Sculpture Collection

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