A Pair of Obelisks in Yellow Breccia Siena Marble with Base in Black Marquinia Marble and handmade Ormolu friezes. Each obelisk rests on 4 supporting tortoises in gilt bronze.
The obelisks come from an aristocratic palace in Venice, where they were placed on an Empire style cabinet, early 20th century.
Beautifully crafted items of a remarkable artistic quality. It is a one-of-a-kind lot.
Medium-sized, perfectly proportioned and of remarkable weight.
Highly valuable Yellow Breccia Siena Marble with spectacular grain and shade.
The obelisks are perfect as furnishing accessories that certainly will not go unnoticed.
In excellent condition, intact.
The items ship properly packaged in a wooden crate.
Affordable, safe and tracked shipping worldwide.
The item is also available for pickup at our warehouse.
Dimensions and weight of each item:
- Base 22x22 cm, h 16 cm
- Overall height 68 cm
Weight 17 kg.
- Magnifique paire d'obélisques avec frises - H 68 cm
- Marbre Siena Brecciato Jaune, Marbre Noir Marquinia, frises en bronze doré
- Période estimée
- Première moitié du XXe siècle
- Pays d’origine
- Italie, Venise
- Bon état - quelques usures et tâches dues à l’âge
- 68×22×22 cm
- 34 kg