A substantial, breathtaking piece, this true to life size model is a cast of the Jennings Molossian Dog*
The piece is made from a plaster wash and fibreglass mix, excellently simulating actual plaster but making it hardier and lighter.
An absolute one-off piece. And exceptional.
The Jennings Dog (also known as The Duncombe Dog or The Dog of Alcibiades) is a Roman sculpture of a dog with a docked tail. Named for its first modern owner, Henry Constantine Jennings, it is a 2nd-century AD Roman copy of a Hellenistic bronze original. The original was probably of the 2nd century BC and is 1.05 metres (3 ft 5 in). It is one of only a few animal sculptures surviving from antiquity.
Height 44cm max
width 38cm max
depth 38cm max
Condition: Where there are specific points to note we will detail these as far as possible but please be aware that all our items have wear commensurate with age and are as seen in the photographs. If you require any specific information please do not hesitate to get in contact. Please note the minor losses to this piece as expected with age and use.