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Marble. In form of capital. Abacus supported on in-curving leaf forms. Escutcheons and wreath encircled heads on sides. 3 iron posts support chain wheel, two iron bound brass buckets. All on square base in 3 parts.

Credit Line

Gift of Edward Jackson Holmes

Italian, Renaissance, 15th–16th century

Accession Number

28.830

Medium or Technique

Stone; marble

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Collections

Europe

Classifications

Sculpture