The Medici & Vacca lions, Italian, in Basalt black.
The first of the marble lions dates back to the 2nd century BC and was owned by the powerful Medici family, Italy.
The Lion guarded the steps to the Villa Medici inRome.
The second lion was made by Flamingo Vacca in 1590. The pair were then moved to their present location at Loggia Dei Lanzi, Florence, in 1799.
Height 22cm. Weight 9kg.
Larger images are available on request.
The stated price includes delivery to you within 14 working days.