Basilique du Sacré-Coeur Paris - Sculpture, Merino Aries head (1) - Byzantine style - Stone (mineral stone) - Late 19th century

Description
Basilique du Sacré-Coeur Paris - Sculpture, Merino Aries head (1) - Byzantine style - Stone (mineral stone) - Late 19th century
France

Merino ram's head that broke away from the Basilique du Sacré-Coeur during the bombardments by the RAF on 20/21 April 1944.
Style: Romano-Byzantine.
Ref. http://www.sacre-coeur-montmartre.com/francais/histoire-et-visite/article/histoire

Lot details
No. of items
1
Object
Merino Aries head, Sculpture
Material
Stone (mineral stone)
Manufacturer/ Brand
Basilique du Sacré-Coeur Paris
Style
Byzantine style
Estimated Period
Late 19th century
Country of Origin
France
Condition
Good condition - used with small signs of aging & blemishes
Dimensions
50×40×50 cm
Weight
40 kg
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