Statue of Venus Anadyomene. Dark green patina and the figure is heavily incrusted. Venus, nude, wrings water out of her hair. Left leg is bent. Stands on a flat square vase. Her head is turned slightly to the left. Features are indistinguishable.
Gift of Elise Biddle (Mrs. Harold) Paumgarten
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[Book] Warden, P. Gregory. 1997. The Hilprecht Collection of Greek, Italic, and Roman Bronzes in the University of Pennsylvania Museum. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 36, no. 82, pl. 8
[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. 89, no. 87; p. 323, fig. 67
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