Symbol of wealth and status. Horses were integral to a thriving economy and an essential part of victorious warfare. Figurines have been found in abundance in ancient Greek religious sanctuaries, where they would have been sold to visitors to leave as offerings to the gods.
He is cast for us, in Greece, using the traditional 'lost wax' method. As nothing is mass-produced, there will inevitably be slight variations in patination and colouring. Each piece is, therefore, unique. Also, please allow for variations of a millimetre or two from the specified height. The base is made of marble.
Read more about the horse in ancient Greece in Insights on our archived WordPress site.
|dimensions etc||Height including base: 8cm Length: 13cm Depth: 6.5cm|
bronze horsehead on a marble base (small)
- Code: BA-65
- Status: In Stock
- excl tax: £83.33