Fountain head, marble, in shape of grotesque human

Made:
1401-1700 CE

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Fountain head, marble, in shape of grotesque human face, probably Roman, 15th to 17th centuries

Details

Category:
Classical & Medieval Medicine
Object Number:
A634794
Materials:
lead and marble, white
type:
fountain-head
taxonomy:
  • built environment - hierarchy name
  • single built work- hierarchy name
  • hydraulic structure
  • water distribution structure
  • fountain
credit:
De Castro