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Object Number: MS5702
Current Location: Rome Gallery
Currently On Display
Provenience: Cyprus (uncertain)
Period: Imperial Roman
Date Made: 2nd century - 3rd century
Early Date: 100
Late Date: 299
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Marble (Stone)
Iconography:Head
Male
Youth
Height: 23.5cm
Width: 17cm
Depth: 18cm
Credit Line:Purchased from S. Anastassiou, 1926

Description

Stone head, traces of blue paint, said to come from Cyprus. Young man. Clean shaven except for sideburns.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

Roman Sculpture Gallery (1975 - 2000)View Objects in Exhibition
Roman World (15 Mar 2003)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. 214, no. 106View Objects cited in this Publication
[Article] Matthews, Kenneth D. 1969. A Boy's First Shave. Expedition: The Magazine of the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. 11 (3): 25. : Page/Fig./Plate: 25View Objects cited in this Publication
[Article] Matthews, Kenneth D. 1960. Portraits of a Hero. Expedition: The Magazine of the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. 1 (4): 36-37. : Page/Fig./Plate: 36-37View Objects cited in this Publication

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