Ajax Greek Warrior Bust Sculpture in Terracotta

$2,800.00
Quantity available: 1

Our client's antique (nineteenth century) bust depicting the Greek warrior, Ajax, is finely modeled in terracotta with a light brown painted finish.  20.25 x 8 x 10 inches.

In good condition with numerous restorations, including repairs to losses and inpainting, and some unrepaired small damages, including scratches, nicks and small losses.

Additional images forwarded upon request.

In Greek mythology, Ajax was a warrior considered the strongest of the Achaeans.  He played an important role in the Iliad by Homer.  Ajax was a cousin to Hector, and committed suicide with the sword provided by his cousin. 

Item Details

Reference #:
ha-3008
Quantity
1
Category
Art
SubCategory
Department
Antiques (approx100yrs)
Year
c1900
Dimensions
(Width x Height X Depth)
8.00 x 20.25 x 10.00
Weight
Unknown
Condition
Good
Material
terracotta