University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 48-2-209
Current Location: Collections storage
Provenience: Turkey (Country)
Iconography:Aphrodite Anadyomene
Height: 7.2cm
Width: 2.4cm
Depth: 1.1cm
Credit Line:Gift of Elise Biddle (Mrs. Harald) Paumgarten, 1948, 1948
Other Number178 - Collector Number
L-2-37 - Old Loan Number


Statue of Venus Anadyomene. Dark brown patina shows signs of heavy wear. Badly scarred surface. Nude Aphrodite wrings water from hair with both hands. Left leg slightly bent, head turned in that direction. Wears diadem. Hair incised on back of shoulders.


[Book] Warden, P. G. 1997. The Hilprecht Collection of Greek, Italic, and Roman Bronzes in the University of Pennsylvania Museum. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 36, no. 86, pl. 8View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Thesis] Moore, Charlotte B. 1969. Description and analysis of the bronze and lead objects in the Herman V. Hilprecht Collection, the University Museum of the University of Pennsylvania. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: pp. 90-91, no. 89View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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