This large decorative scultpure of the classic Winged Victory is hand finished with a bronzed patina finish over long lasting durable resin. Though the finer finish is recomended for interior use. Giving it the look of an antiquity at an affordable decorative price. The original Winged Victory of Samothrace, also called the Nike of Samothrace, is from the 2nd-century BC mof the Greek goddess Nike. Since 1884, it has been prominently displayed at the Louvre and is one of the most celebrated sculptures in the world. H.W. Janson described it as "the greatest masterpiece of Hellenistic sculpture." The finer finish on this scultpure is recommended for interior applications of decor however if exterior use is desired by buyer depending on conditions we recommend buyer provides an extra protective coat of laquer for longer durability of finish.