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Grave Stele

Object Number:
MS5470
Current Location:
Culture:
Greek
Provenience:
Greece
Attica
Period:
Classical Greek Period
Hellenistic Period
Date Made:
350-300 BC
Early Date:
-350
Late Date:
-300
Section:
Mediterranean
Materials:
Pentelic Marble
Iconography:
Female
Krinylla
Man
Greek Inscription
Description:
Pentelic marble, pinkish where weathered. At L: Woman seated r. on stool. At C: Man standing in back, en face. At R: Man standing l. Inscription, in shallow irregular letters.
Height:
155.5cm
Width:
97cm
Thickness:
26.5cm
Credit Line:
Museum Purchase

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Ancient Greek World (08 May 1994)
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Classical Gallery: Greece (1975 - 1989)
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Bibliography:

[Catalogue] 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. 30, no. 22
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[Book] Bodel, John & Tracy, Stephen. 1997. Greek and Latin Inscriptions in the USA: A Checklist. 211-212. : Page/Fig./Plate: 212
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[Book] Frel, Jiri. 1969. Les sculpteurs antiques anonymes. 61.
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[Book] Chase, George H. 1924. Greek and Roman sculpture in American Collections. 305.
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[Book] Luce, Stephen B. 1917. "An Attic Grave Stele". VIII, 1 (March). p. 10.
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[Book] Kern, Otto. 1913. "Inscriptiones graecae".
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