ALABASTER BUST - APOLLO - 30cm

$295.00 AUD
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A WONDERFUL ALABASTER BUST OF APOLLO.

Made by hand in Italy

Natural White Alabaster.


God of the Sun, Light, Music and Prophecy

Apollo is one of the most complex and important gods, and is the god of many things, including: music, poetry, art, oracles, archery, plague, medicine, sun, light and knowledge.

He is the son of Zeus and the Titan Leto, and was born in the Greek island of Delos, along with his older twin sister Artemis, goddess of the hunt.

Apollo is the ideal of the kouros, which means he has a beardless, athletic and youthful appearance.

The piece measures 32cm high x 24cm wide  x 15cm deep