The winged Lion of Saint Mark, symbol of the city of Venice - Bronze (patinated) - Early 20th century

Description
The winged Lion of Saint Mark, symbol of the city of Venice - Bronze (patinated) - Early 20th century
Italy

Beautiful bronze statue of the winged Lion of Saint Mark. Under his foreleg, he keeps the bible book. This lion is a symbol of the evangelist Marcus and the city of Venice.

Height: 7 cm
Width: 5 cm
Depth: 8 cm

Lot details
Object
The winged Lion of Saint Mark, symbol of the city of Venice
Material
Bronze (patinated)
Estimated Period
Early 20th century
Country of Origin
Italy
Condition
Good condition - used with small signs of aging & blemishes
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