fonderia Bartolomeo Muzio & C. - Sculpture, Bust of Christopher Columbus - H. 53 cm. - Spelter - Late 19th century

Description
fonderia Bartolomeo Muzio & C. - Sculpture, Bust of Christopher Columbus - H. 53 cm. - Spelter - Late 19th century
Italy

Bust of Christopher Columbus, cast zinc sculpture in first patina with wooden base.
The highly detailed and neatly crafted work was cast to commemorate the 400th anniversary of the discovery of America by Christopher Columbus. It is engraved with the name of the foundry and the place and date of casting - Genoa 1892.
Origin: Private collection - Italy.
Dimensions:
overall height 53 cm
base only height 9.5 cm
base dimensions 26 x 26 cm
Weight: 8 Kg
Accurate and protective packaging. Tracked shipping.

Lot details
Object
Bust of Christopher Columbus - H. 53 cm., Sculpture
Material
Spelter
Designer/ Artist
fonderia Bartolomeo Muzio & C.
Estimated Period
Late 19th century
Country of Origin
Italy
Condition
Good condition - used with small signs of ageing
Dimensions
53×26×26 cm
Weight
8 kg
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