Head of a Warrior by Italian

A Renaissance Jewel.

Details

Medium:
Flint Dimensions: 9 cm
Art Fund grant:
£1,000 ( Total: £4,667)
Acquired in:
1977
Vendor:
Mathias Komor

A flint pebble carved in the form of the head of a barbarian warrior wearing an oriental cap. It may have been sculpted in Rome, Milan or Mantua.

Venue details

Fitzwilliam Museum Trumpington Street, CAMBRIDGE Cambridgeshire CB2 1RB 01223 332900 www.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk

Entry details

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