The dancing Faun of Pompeii
The House of the Faun was named for the bronze statue of the dancing faun located, originally, on the lip of the impluvium, a basin for catching rainwater; it has been moved to the center of the impluvium, as seen in the adjacent picture. Fauns are spirits of untamed woodland, which literate and Hellenized Romans often connected to Pan and Greek satyrs, or wild followers of the Greek god of wine and agriculture, Dionysus.
Height 6.3" - 9.8" - 14.1" - available also with marble base
Statue in marble dust and resin with bronze-imitating varnish.
Attention: Statues available upon order only, waiting time from 3 to 7 days to manufacture.
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