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Aphrodite- Ancient Roman Marble Figure Of A Telamon

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Seller: aphrodite.antiquities (1,076) 100%, Location: Brooklyn, New York, Ships to: Worldwide, Item: 181194610656 Material: Marble, Details: Culture- Roman. Date- 1st Century B.C. - 1st Century A.D. Material- Marble. Condition- Intact, some restoration around the face, mounted on a custom base rotating display stand. Provenance- Ex. American private collection. Measurements- 19 3/4 inches high (50 cm.) Featuring a young nude satyr shouldering an architrave. The muscular figure standing with his weight on his right leg. His right hand originally on his hip and his left arm raised to steady his burden. His tail is splayed to either side of the pillar, his neck bent forward with his head turned to his right. In architecture, telamons are "colossal male figures used as columns." This telamon may have originally served as an architectural embellishment for a Roman theater. The late Hellenistic theater at Segesta of circa 100 BC once have engaged figures of Pan on the front face of the Paraskenion. These are similar to two statues of Pan, now in the Capitoline Museum, that are thought to have come from the theater built in Pompey in Rome in Rome in 55 BC. Cf: For a similar figure, lot 238, p. 186, Christie's New York, 4 June 2008, also no. 127, in the Smith College Museum, Vermule, Greek and Roman Sculpture in America, also nos. 497-498 in Poulsen, Catalogue of Ancient Sculpture in NY Calsberg Glyptothek. This object is unconditionally guaranteed authentic. It has been legally imported to the U.S., and is legal to sell under U.S. Statute covering cultural patrimony Code 2600, CHAPTER 14. A note to our international buyers: Import duties, taxes and charges are not included in the item price or shipping charges. These charges are the buyer’s responsibility. Please check with your country’s customs office to determine what these additional costs will be prior to bidding/buying. At times there may be delays at Customs depending on the country we ship to. Please note that delays at Customs abroad are beyond our control. We ask you to be patient and to allow additional time for your shipment to clear. Kindly note these points regarding the item you are buying: 1- This item is guaranteed authentic. 2- The images, size, and condition in this listing are accurate and for the actual object offered. 3- We ship within 1 day of receipt of payment. 4- Returns are allowed within one week from date of receipt for full refund less shipping charges. Buyer pays for return charges. About Us We are among the top world-wide online ancient art sellers with a physical gallery location in New York City on Museum Mile. We have extensive experience in buying and selling antiquities. When acquiring antiquities, we tend to buy the finest objects and offer them at reasonable prices to our customers. We hand-pick every object and make sure it has great eye appeal as well as good upside investment potential. All objects we buy have been legally acquired, with clear titles, and if imported by us to the United States, has been done so in accordance with international laws concerning the trade in antiquities. Our buying sources are private collectors and major auction houses worldwide. Collecting antiquities can be fun, exciting, and quite rewarding, provided that you buy from the right dealer- one that you can trust and build a long lasting relationship with. All objects we sell are: 1- Unconditionally guaranteed authentic (A Cerificate of Authentcity will accompany every item over $100). 2- Reasonably priced compared to others. 3- Professionally packed. 4- Shipped upon receipt of payment (1 day turnaround). 5- No hassle seven day return privilege for full refund, less shipping. Our commitment to you is: Offer sincere advice, friendly service, and great value for your money. Whether you have been collecting antiquities for a while or just starting, our publication, "How to Buy & Collect Ancient Art", can be of great help to you. It will provide you with valuable information and advice, and after all it is free! Kindly email us to request a copy. *Our vast inventory of ancient art includes one of the finest and most comprehensive ancient glass collections ever assembled; it includes nearly every variety of pre-Roman, Roman, and eastern Mediterranean ancient glass. Aside from those objects listed on eBay, we have many more ancient glass and antiquities in all categories and at all price levels. If you have any specific inquiries, please let us know.

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