199 Antique Grand Tour Italian Carved Marble Architectural Model Arch of Titus Rome

Grand Tour and Hand Carved example of the architectural model of The Arch of Titus. The Arch of Titus, a triumphal arch built in Rome to commemorate the victory of the Roman general, later emperor, Titus, in the Jewish War of 66-74 CE. The Arc De Triomphe on Paris was modelled on the Great Roman Arches. This model is of generous proportions. Late Nineteenth Century. Superbly carved and wonderfully detailed with a pinkish brown veining throughout and nice patination. Complete with its original cream alabaster platform rectangular base. 

Condition: Good condition with nice surface patination and no losses, professionally cleaned. Few tiny, tiny plea bites on alabaster base, the green baise has been removed and new pads replaced. 

Height 5” (12.5cm) Width (at base) 5.25” (13.25cm) Depth (at base just under) 2.5” (6cm) 

€585.00