68633
 

Mortuary Statue

New Search
Object Number:
B9186
Current Location:
Collections storage
Provenience:
Syria
Palmyra
Section:
Near Eastern
Materials:
Marble (Stone)
Iconography:
Young Man
Description:
CBS Register: fragment of a mortuary stone in marble with bust of male youth.

Romano: "Small imago clipeata with the bust of a bearded (?) male in low relief in a disk with a tongue pattern around the edges. The figure wears a tunic and mantle over the left shoulder. The hair and facial features are summarily treated. Large ears lying perpendicular to the background. Recessed at the top of the fragment are folds of a drapery or floral background."

Bibliography:

[Catalogue] Romano, Irene B. 2006. Classical Sculpture; Catalogue of the Cypriot, Greek and Roman Stone Sculpture in the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 302, no. 146
View Objects cited in this Publication

You may also be interested in these objects:



See a problem? Let us know online.collections@pennmuseum.org

Select objects to add to My Finds list using



Clear List Next - View List
My Finds