Gravestone of Melitta. Broken across neck; base missing. Pentelic marble, in low relief, figures of father seated, mother and daughter standing.
Purchased from Joseph Brummer
Current & Past Exhibitions:
Ancient Greek World (08 May 1994)
Classical Gallery: Greece (1975 - 1989)
[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. 23, no. 18
[Book] Bodel, John & Tracy, Stephen. 1997. Greek and Latin Inscriptions in the USA: A Checklist. 211-212. : Page/Fig./Plate: 212
[Book] White, Donald, et al. 1995. The Ancient Greek World:The Rodney S. Young Gallery. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 37
[Article] Dohan, Edith H. 1928. The Greek Grave Monuments. The Museum Journal. 19 (3): 249-259.
[Book] Kern, Otto. 1913. "Inscriptiones graecae".
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