A bust of Minerva in agate, onyx and gilded repoussé brass. The helmet is decorated with wings in blued steel and surmounted by a winged sphinx. The breastplate is decorated with a Medusa mask. It stands on a rectangular base.
Period : Reutlingen, 1887-1891
Sculptor : Wilhelm Schmidt (1842-1922)
Signature : W. Schmidt
probably the Universal Exhibition of Munich in 1892
Height: 34 cm 13 1/2 in