University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
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Object Number: MS4037
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Roman
Provenience: Italy
Latium
Lake Nemi
Period: Roman Period
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Marble (Stone)
Technique:Carved
Height: 16cm
Credit Line:Museum Purchase; subscription of Lucy Wharton Drexel, 1897

Description

White marble. Broken both above and below. Around what seems to be the lower part are two moldings, widely spaced. Above them the trunk is nearly cylindrical, with the stumps (or knot holes) of 5 branches.


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. 160, no. 81View Objects cited in this Publication

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