University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
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Object Number:53-5-286
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Italy
Florence (Italy)
Naples
Rome (Italy)
Date Made: 19th century
Early Date: 1800
Late Date: 19th century
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Plaster
Iconography:Apollo
Credit Line:Gift of Mrs. Alfred G. B. Steel, 1953

Description

Apollo confiding the education of Aesculapius to the centaur Chiron, who taught him medicine and botany.


Bibliography:

[Catalogue, Collection] A Catalogue of Antique Gems, Cast from the Egyptian, Greek & Roman Classical Subjects, Taken from the Originals, in the Museums of Rome, Naples, and Florence.View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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