University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 48-2-211
Current Location: Collections storage
Provenience: Turkey (uncertain)
Iconography:Aphrodite Anadyomene
Height: 6.1cm
Width: 2.6cm
Depth: 1.2cm
Credit Line:Gift of Elise Biddle (Mrs. Harald) Paumgarten, 1948, 1948
Other Number97 - Collector Number
L-2-177 - Other Number


Statue of Venus Anadyomene. Dark green patina. Very rough surface. Nude Aphrodite wrings hair with both hands. Right hand is shorter than left. Head flat on top. Knees are bent together and feet apart. Facial features and hair lying in curls on shoulders are incised. Punched dots indicate nipples and navel.


[Book] Warden, P. Gregory. 1997. The Hilprecht Collection of Greek, Italic, and Roman Bronzes in the University of Pennsylvania Museum. : Page/Fig./Plate: pp. 36-37, no. 88, pl. 9View Objects cited in this Publication
[Thesis] Moore, Charlotte B. 1969. Description and analysis of the bronze and lead objects in the Herman V. Hilprecht Collection, the University Museum of the University of Pennsylvania. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 91, no. 90View Objects cited in this Publication

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