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Rare Medieval Antique Carved Limestone Sculpture of a Knight's Head

  • Reference : 5155
  • Availability : Available Now
  • Dimensions : Height including base 53cm (without base head height is 28cm); approx width of head 18cm x max depth at widest point 23cm
  • Price : £1650


A rare medieval sculpture of a knight's head. Most probably the remaining fragment from a lifesize full-length sculpture now long since lost.

Portrayed wearing a bascinet-type helmet with remains of chain mail beneath.

Provenance: Sourced within East Anglia from a private collection and market fresh. Past provenance unknown albeit this is likely to have once formed part of the external decoration to a Gothic building or church.

Condition - as per images. Presented on a contemporary stone base. This figure would look great in both a contemporary or period setting.

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