Lot 48: A Roman sandstone eagle
November 6, 2016
Montrose, CA, USALive Auction
Description: A Roman sandstone eagle, c. 2nd - 3rd Century AD, in naturalistic style with large round eyes and detailed feathers on the body, tail and wings. Some weathering and deposits from the ages as expected and nicely mounted on an antique (possibly ancient) marble pedestal base. Height of eagle: 13 in, (33.6 cm), overall: 19 in (48.1 cm). Ex collection of Berkshire, UK based interior decorator.
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