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Object Number:MS6012B
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Roman
Provenience: Italy
Latium
Lake Nemi (uncertain)
Period: Roman Period
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Marble (Stone)
Iconography:Human Leg
Height: 19 cm
Credit Line:Museum Purchase; subscription of Lucy Wharton Drexel, 1897
Other Number:MS3465? - Other Number

Description

Section of calf to just below the knee. A hole for attachment both above and below. Joins (a) in upright position. Both a and b mey erroniously have been considered parts of ms3465. Luce in his "Catalogue" says "the left leg is bent and rests on a rock" MS3465 at present lacks the lower leg and rock and there is no other candidate for them.


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.. Philadelphia. University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 120, no. 62BView Objects related to this Actual Citation

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