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"Reliquary Bust Of St. George"

Reliquary bust of St. George carved and gilded wood, round bump. The Saint is represented from the thighs, the head slightly inclined forward, the left hand holding the lance leaning on the waist, the right arm raised. The head is enclosed in a helmet, the body entirely covered with a cuirass: stamp with raised visor adorned with rosettes, gorget, scalloped breastplate wearing a belt at waist, breast and five-blade tassets, shoulder blades. Beautiful juvenile face with almond eyes, small mouth with thin lips. The oval cavity on the chest was intended to receive the relics. Tuscany, Siena, attributed to Francesco di Valdambrino (circa 1363-1435) first half of the 15th century. a few gaps including the right forearm, small worm.

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