University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 48-2-207
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Roman
Provenience: Turkey (Country)
Samsoun
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Bronze
Iconography:Aphrodite Anadyomene
Height: 6.4cm
Width: 2.6cm
Depth: 1.9cm
Credit Line:Gift of Elise Biddle (Mrs. Harald) Paumgarten, 1948, 1948
Other Number179 - Collector Number
L-2-38 - Other Number

Description

Statuette: Aphrodite Anadyomene. Green patina. Nude Aphrodite wringing water from head with both hands, stands on her right leg with the left bent. Curls of hair on back are marked by incisions, as well as anatomical details. Wears diadem.


Bibliography:

[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. 84, pl. 8View 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: pp. 91-92, no. 91View Objects cited in this Publication

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