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Sale 1903 Lot 8

Continental Weathered Lead Bust of a Greek Athlete

fourth quarter 19th century, possibly Pheidippides, the runner from Marathon.
h. 16", w. 13", d. 10"

Estimate $1,000-1,500

**In generally good condition with scattered faint nicks, scratches and areas of abrading. Possible old filler repair to center of proper left cheek. Soiling/accretions in more deeply modeled areas. Slight separation cracks at proper right side of neck and back. All consistent with age, material and usage.

Sold for $1,250
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