Antique KPM Greek Roman Goddess Luna Artemis Diane German porcelain figure
Iana, Latonia, Lucina, Iuno, Trivia, Luna or Diane all these names are Hers. Diane bearing her symbols, the Bow and the Quiver full of fast and deadly Arrows. That no mortal man was allowed to see. Without being punished by Death. Was known to be the virgin goddess of childbirth and women. She was one of the three maiden goddesses, Diana, Minerva and Vesta, who swore never to marry. In the period when German museums were mostly legally bringing in a lot of various precious artefacts excavated in the domains of Turkish Empire and around. Those included a lot of sculptural artefacts of Ancient Greek and Roman origin. Note hand-painted decorations of Crosses on her Dress in Gold... That's Fancy to see main Christian symbol applied as decoration on the garment of a Pagan Goddess! Made by famous German porcelain manufacture KPM, Berlin.
The group was marked with characteristic cobalt blue. Marked with a mark of Greek letter. / Upsilon incised into the paste.
About 24 cm at the highest point , the rectangular base is about. The Bow is broken, both parts are missing. The item "Antique KPM Greek Roman Goddess Luna Artemis Diane German porcelain figure" is in sale since Saturday, August 5, 2017. This item is in the category "Antiques\Decorative Arts\Ceramics & Porcelain\Figurines". The seller is "optimistic555" and is located in Copenhagen.
This item can be shipped worldwide.
- Primary Material: Ceramic & Porcelain
- Age: 1880-1900
- Original/Reproduction: Original
- Manufacture: KPM , Berlin