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Reproduction

Object Number:
MS3581
Current Location:
Rome Gallery
Culture:
Roman
Provenience:
Italy
Campania
Pompeii (uncertain)
Herculaneum (uncertain)
Manufacture Location:
Naples
Maker:
J. Chiurazzi and Fils
Date Made:
1903
Early Date:
1903
Late Date:
1903
Section:
Mediterranean
Materials:
Bronze
Technique:
Cast
Description:
From Tarbell & Dorsey 1909: The handle consists of a figure of the god Bes on a pedestal, surmounted by a double-faced head. Within the opening of the instrument is a small dog(?) and upon the top another small animal (dog?)
Length:
26.99cm
Width:
15.9cm
Credit Line:
Commissioned by John Wanamaker on behalf of Museum from J. Chiurazzi and Fils (Foundry)
Other Number:
24141   -   Naples Museum Number
ED265   -   Other Number
ED1055   -   Other Number

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Roman World (15 Mar 2003)
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Bibliography:

[Catalogue] Chiurazzi, Salavatore. 1929. Chiurazzi. Riproduzioni di Opere Classiche in Bronzo e Marmo. : Page/Fig./Plate: No. 614
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[Catalogue] Tarbell, Frank B. & Dorsey, George A. 1909. Catalogue of Bronzes Etc., in Field Museum of Natural History: Reproduced from Originals in the National Museum of Naples. Vol.: Publication 130. Anthropological Series. VII, No. 3. : Page/Fig./Plate: 141
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