17th Century Marble Memento Mori
 
 17th Century Marble Memento Mori
 17th Century Marble Memento Mori
 17th Century Marble Memento Mori
 17th Century Marble Memento Mori
 17th Century Marble Memento Mori
 
 17th Century Marble Memento Mori

17th Century Marble Memento Mori

£3,500

17th Century Italian Memento Mori marble tomb sculpture on a grand scale .
  This large scale fragment stands 51 cm high by 47cm.  Carved in high relief depicting a large
  skull, the head resting on a long lateral  bone with a group of other bones surrounding the skull
very graphic and life like with strong carving to detail and depth.This marble sculpture piece
     was most probably part of an interior facade tomb cover from a  monastery or church.

Marble Memento Mori 
  Italy 1600. 17th Century
  height of skull  18cm 

 

   Weight 60kg +




   

Dimensions :
50.8 cms High (20 inches)
47.0 cms Wide (18.5 inches)
12.7 cms Deep (5 inches)