Memento Mori | Bronze | 1700s / 1800s
Memento Mori | Bronze | 1700s / 1800s

Memento Mori | Bronze | 1700s / 1800s

Regular price £1,465

A RARE and exquisite antique 18th / 19th century bronze Memento Mori with a wooden pedestal featuring huge amounts of detail like cranial sutures. Traces of the gilding are
present. Comes from a French monastery and dates back to the period of 1700s / 1800s. The wooden pedestal is more recent, probably from the 1900s.

General: The overall dimensions are height 14.2 inches (36cm), width 7.3 inches (18.5cm), depth is 8.3 inches (21cm). The skull dimensions are height 7.5 inches (19cm), width 5.3 inches (13.5cm), depth is 8.3 inches (21cm). The skull weighs 3.7 kg (8.2 pounds), overal weights 4.6 kg (10.1 pounds).

Condition: The skull is in very good antique condition - please see also enclosed images as a part of the condition description
Memento Mori | Bronze | 1700s / 1800s
Memento Mori | Bronze | 1700s / 1800s
Memento Mori | Bronze | 1700s / 1800s
Memento Mori | Bronze | 1700s / 1800s
Memento Mori | Bronze | 1700s / 1800s
Memento Mori | Bronze | 1700s / 1800s
Memento Mori | Bronze | 1700s / 1800s
Memento Mori | Bronze | 1700s / 1800s
Memento Mori | Bronze | 1700s / 1800s
Memento Mori | Bronze | 1700s / 1800s
Memento Mori | Bronze | 1700s / 1800s
Memento Mori | Bronze | 1700s / 1800s
Memento Mori | Bronze | 1700s / 1800s
Memento Mori | Bronze | 1700s / 1800s
Memento Mori | Bronze | 1700s / 1800s
Memento Mori | Bronze | 1700s / 1800s
Memento Mori | Bronze | 1700s / 1800s
Memento Mori | Bronze | 1700s / 1800s
Memento Mori | Bronze | 1700s / 1800s
Memento Mori | Bronze | 1700s / 1800s
Memento Mori | Bronze | 1700s / 1800s
Memento Mori | Bronze | 1700s / 1800s
Memento Mori | Bronze | 1700s / 1800s