Pair of Capitals & 2 Shields & Chimney Piece by Italian

Pair of large Istrian stone capitals, oval shield with the arms of the Avogadro family and shield with steel yards from the collection of architectural sculpture, from Morton's House, Corfe Castle, Dorset.


Details

Category:
Classical/Mythological
Medium:
Istrian stone
Acquired in:
1931
Vendor:
F Cavendish Bentick

A 16th century chimney was part of the collection but is currently missing from the collection.

Provenance

Morton's House, Corfe Castle collected by the father of the vendor.

Venue details

Doncaster Museum & Art Gallery Chequer Road, DONCASTER South Yorkshire DN1 2AE 01302 734293 www.doncaster.gov.uk/museums

Entry details

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