Sepulchral Warrior plaque

    SKU: cmcr47580

    £85.00 Members' price *

    About

    An ancient Greek plaque of a sepulchral warrior. Created exclusively for the British Museum, the sculpture a is made from cold cast marble and measures 40cm tall.

    The relief shows a warrior at a burial site or tomb. He is standing by a pillar with a downturned spear and a serpent at his feet, symbolising the soul of the deceased.

    It is based on a 1st century BC fragment of a marble relief from the collection of The British Museum. The original, which stands at 74cm, was found at Rhodes, Greece. It can be seen in gallery 23 of the Museum.

    View the original in the British Museum collection

    Specification

    Product code: cmcr47580
    World culture: Ancient Greece
    Materials: Cold cast marble
    Details: Handmade by Andrew Lilley, a UK-based sculptor. Supplied with historical information.
    Size: 40cm (tall) x 17cm (wide) x 2.4cm (thick)
    Weight: 1.945kg
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