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Object Number: 30-7-1
Current Location: Greece Gallery
Currently On Display
Culture:Greek
Provenience: Mediterranean
Period: Hellenistic Period
Date Made: 3rd century BC
Early Date: -299
Late Date: -200
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Marble (Stone)
Iconography:Goddess Head
Height: 42cm
Outside Diameter:31.5cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Spink and Son, 1930

Description

Head of a goddess, Heroic.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

Ancient Greek World (08 May 1994)View Objects in Exhibition
Classical Gallery: Greece (1975 - 1989)View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Catalogue, Collection] 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. 37, no. 27View Objects cited in this Publication
[Article] Ridgway, Brunilde S. 1996. "Is the Hope Head an Italian Goddess? A Case of Circumstantial Evidence". Expedition: The Magazine of the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. 38 (3): 55-62.View Objects cited in this Publication
[Book] White, Donald, et al. 1995. The Ancient Greek World:The Rodney S. Young Gallery. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 24View Objects cited in this Publication
[Book] Waywell, Geoffrey B. 1986. The Lever and Hope Sculptures. Ancient Sculptures in the Lady Lever Art Gallery, Port Sunlight and a Catalogue of the Ancient Sculptures formerly in the Hope Collection, London and Deepdene. : Page/Fig./Plate: pp. 61-2, 93, no. 49, pl. 57:2-3View Objects cited in this Publication
[Book] Horne, Lee C. 1985. Introduction to the Collections of The University Museum. : Page/Fig./Plate: p.36, fig.16View Objects cited in this Publication
[Article] Dohan, Edith H. 1931. "Two Greek sculptures". The University Museum Bulletin. 2 (5): 151-153.View Objects cited in this Publication

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