Reproduction of Tartarughe’s fountain (piazza Mattei)

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Silverware and silver sculptures

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Reproduction of Tartarughe’s fountain (piazza Mattei)

Categoria:

Silverware and silver sculptures

Sottocategoria:

Fountains, obelisks and sculptures

Marchio:

Serra - Roma / Silver fountains and silver obelisks

Codice:

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Located in the center of Piazza Mattei,  is a work of Taddeo Landini (1500), probably designed by Giacomo della Porta. The group consists of four bronze figures of youths that propel the tortoises to drink in the small tank , while below the Dolphins throw more water in large shells.