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Object Number:29-126-442
Current Location: Greece Gallery
Currently On Display
Culture:Cretan
Provenience: Mediterranean
Manufacture Location: Priansus
Period: Classical Greek Period
Hellenistic Period
Date Made: 431-300 BC
Early Date: -431
Late Date: -300
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Silver
Iconography:Persephone
Poseidon
Credit Line:Received from various sources, pre-1929

Description

Persephone caressing serpent enthroned beneath palm tree. GP?AN SIEON Poseidon stg. l. holds dolphin and trident. (surface badly eroded)


Current & Past Exhibitions:

Ancient Greek World (08 May 1994)View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Catalogue, Collection] Wroth, Warwick & Poole, Reginald S. 1886. A Catalogue of the Greek Coins in the British Museum. Crete and the Aegean islands. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 73, no. 3View Objects related to this

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