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Busted! - Heads of People of …53 of 105Thomas B Maracle, Carving post 2 of 3 "Bust"XX CenturyLiquor Bottle-handpainted- turban black lady-ceramic-bust
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    Posted 5 years ago

    rebecca1967
    (5 items)

    Upset and extremely heavy Eros bust....

    I have no information as to who bought or when - also not sure which category to list this item?
    Is it an ornament, accessory or piece of furniture? So am plumping for figurine albeit head only.

    The back has 'Ruggeri' (see pic).

    Does anyone have any info about this 'item' please?

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    1. vetraio50 vetraio50, 5 years ago
      It is based upon the Eros of Centocelle, I think .... which was a copy of a famous work by Praxiteles.

      http://museum.classics.cam.ac.uk/collections/casts/eros-centocelle
    2. rebecca1967, 5 years ago
      Hi vertraio50,

      Thank you :) , i just looked at the link you attached... that Eros looks quite serene, unlike my grumpy one

    3. ho2cultcha ho2cultcha, 5 years ago
      somebody's not getting any! [i suppose if Eros isn't getting any, these are pretty bleek times!]
    4. rebecca1967, 5 years ago
      ..indeed !

      How could the God of love look so cross?
    5. kivatinitz kivatinitz, 5 years ago
      Congrats vetraio!!!!

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