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Object Number: 54-28-21
Current Location: Rome Gallery
Currently On Display
Provenience: Cyprus
Kourion
Sanctuary of Apollo Hylates
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Marble (Stone)
Technique:Carved
Credit Line:Cyprus Expedition, George H. McFadden, 1954
Other Numberst948 - Other Number

Description

Diademed female head. Broken off at point of juncture between chin and neck. Intact save for smashed nose, chips broken off lower right cheek and top of diadem. Slightly under life-sized. Plain diadem. Wavy hair parted in middle and brushed back, covering top of ears. Lips slightly parted, drill holes at corners. Hair on top and back of head only cursorily worked.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

Roman World (15 Mar 2003)View Objects in Exhibition
Kourion (Curium) Excavations of the University Museum 1934-1954 (1955 - 1969)View Objects in Exhibition
Classical Gallery: Cyprus (1969 - 1975)View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[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. 10, no. 8View Objects cited in this Publication
[Article] McFadden, George H. 1952. "Eleven Hundred Years of the Worship of Apollo of the Woodlands". Illustrated London News. 220 (5894): 588- 590. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 490, fig. 13View Objects cited in this Publication
[Book] McFadden, George H. 1950. Notebook. X (April - May).View Objects cited in this Publication

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