Sepulchral Warrior Plaque

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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. <br> <br>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. <br> <br> 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. <br> <br> <a href="http://bit.ly/1d4xYfI" target="_blank" title="View the original here" class="linkarrow">View the original in the British Museum collection<span class="arrow"></span></a>

Created exclusively for the British Museum, a marble plaque of an ancient Greek sepulchral warrior. 

Made from cold-cast marble, 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 British Museum's collection. The original, which stands at 74cm, was found at Rhodes, Greece. 

A handsome addition to any home.

 

  • Product Code: CMCR47580
  • Product Weight: 1.90Kg
  • Theme: Ancient Greece
  • Dimensions: H40 x W16 x L3.5cm
  • Material: Cold-cast marble
  • Details: Handmade by U.K.-based sculptor Andrew Lilley. Supplied with historical information.
  • Postage Weight: 2.04 Kg

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. <br> <br>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. <br> <br> 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. <br> <br> <a href="http://bit.ly/1d4xYfI" target="_blank" title="View the original here" class="linkarrow">View the original in the British Museum collection<span class="arrow"></span></a>

Created exclusively for the British Museum, a marble plaque of an ancient Greek sepulchral warrior. 

Made from cold-cast marble, 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 British Museum's collection. The original, which stands at 74cm, was found at Rhodes, Greece. 

A handsome addition to any home.

 

  • Product Code: CMCR47580
  • Product Weight: 1.90Kg
  • Theme: Ancient Greece
  • Dimensions: H40 x W16 x L3.5cm
  • Material: Cold-cast marble
  • Details: Handmade by U.K.-based sculptor Andrew Lilley. Supplied with historical information.
  • Postage Weight: 2.04 Kg
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