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Italian White Carrara Marble Oval Planter


Item # 5655 Dimensions: H: 45" L: 83" D: 42"

Category: Accessories
A spectacular and monumental Italian white Carrara marble oval planter. The planter is raised on an impressive mottled base with scenes above of a Baccarale with Bacchus and his followers depicting dance and the joy of life. The extremely well executed carved decorations throughout include a donkey and panthers amidst allegorical figures. Inscribed on one side is “INROMA VRBANIS VIII MDCCLXI”, celebrating Pope Urbanos twelve year Jubilee in the year 1625. On the other side is a later inscription, "Tito Malperi Rest MDCCCLXI".
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