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A small Parian bust, possibly of Florence Nightingale

A small Parian bust, possibly of Florence Nightingale

Code: 280602

£200.00 Approx $239.23, €231.21

This unmarked small Parian bust may depict the social reformer and nurse Florence Nightingale (1820 -1910). Nightingale is best known for her nursing practice in the Crimean War (1854 – 1856) and the subsequent establishment of formal training for nurses. 

The bust is heavy for its size with a pronounced surface sheen. 

Height 19cm (7½“)  

Condition Excellent