Listing is for one italian a. Santini 2 horses drawn chariot and pulling back charioteer in a chariot.This epic sculpture statue was molded from ivory marble stone dust and resin, based on the most celebrated athlete in ancient history, the roman charioteer gaius appuleius diocles, his chariot and drawn by his two horses. All are done in naturalistic color and signed a. Amiloare santini (italian, 1910-1975), the sculpture statue was done in the 1960s. The sculpture overall dimensions are approximately 14.5 long, 5.75 wide, 11 tall, weighs 14 lbs. There are aging dark spot freckles, that i don't know if they were intentional or the way how ivory stone ages. Beside light dusty from open case displaying, overall sculpture is in excellent vintage displaying condition. No shows of damages that i can identify to tell.
Though, it is possible that i may overlook. Please review all zoomed pictures that may show vintage, aging or original imperfections that may not meet your expectations. Message me for additional photos or clarification: that may help decision making. Many thanks in advance for your consideration in purchasing or browsing listed items in bunthyvintageretro shop on etsy. My whole family escaped from cambodia when i was just teenager.
We seeked rescuing at the refugee camp in thailand, near cambodian border, 1979, while khmer rouge resistances still fought with vietnamese-cambodian coalitions. On november, 1980, my whole family was brought to the united states by lutheran church. We had nothing started out. I helped with making ends meet during my high school. Years, by cleaning the houses of elderly church members.
I was given used stuffs to bring home. In college, i worked for antiques colleges mall.
That was when i fall in love with antiques or vintages. After serious car accident 2011, i was asked to go on long term disability. Unfortunately in 2016, i was let go. My income was decreased dramatically and monthly medical bills pile up.
It just a labor of love. This item is made of neutralistic glaze and resin, marble dust, ivory stone dust.