South German Royal bust Pope Saint Sixtus

Lou1

Lou1

2015-07-06 11:34:13

Sotheby's much anticipated of Royal and Noble descent auction finished yesterday with an impressive £2,694,140 sale total. This antique South German Reliquary bust of Pope Saint Sixtus II from 1595 was once 'property of a princely family' and finished at the top of the auction with an amazing £218,500 bid.
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Lou1

Golden Hoard

2015-07-06 11:34:13

Beautifully made piece.




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