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Object Number: MS4917
Current Location: Rome Gallery
Currently On Display
Culture:Roman
Provenience: Italy
Campania
Teano
Locus: Bath Building, Area XV, Locus F.
Period: Flavian Period
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Limestone
Marble (Stone)
Technique:Carved
Iconography:Mask
River God
Height: 75cm
Width: 57cm
Depth: 25.5cm

Description

Mask of river god. Colossal (4x) mask. Long wavy beard, broken off below. Soft tufalike stone; signs of water corrosion.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

Roman World (15 Mar 2003)View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Book] Dorling Kindersley Limited. 2014. History of the World in 1,000 Objects. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 86View Objects cited in this Publication
[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. 187, no. 92View Objects cited in this Publication
[Catalogue, Exhibition] White, Donald, et al. 2002. Guide to the Etruscan and Roman Worlds at the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 49, no. 70View Objects cited in this Publication
[Catalogue, Collection] Luce, Stephen B. 1921. Catalogue of the Mediterranean Section. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 178, no. 50View Objects cited in this Publication
[Article] Bates, William N. 1910. "Archaeological News. Notes on Recent Excavations and Discoveries; Other News". AJA. 14 (3): 95-141. : Page/Fig./Plate: 128View Objects cited in this Publication
[Book] Gabrichi, E. 1908. "Teano". 399-416. : Page/Fig./Plate: 405View Objects cited in this Publication

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