University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 48-2-208
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Roman
Provenience: Turkey (Country)
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Bronze
Iconography:Aphrodite Anadyomene
Height: 7.2cm
Width: 1.7cm
Depth: 1cm
Credit Line:Gift of Elise Biddle (Mrs. Harald) Paumgarten, 1948, 1948
Other Number95 - Collector Number
L-2-206 - Other Number

Description

Statuette: Aphrodite Anadyomene. Dark green patina. Stands on pedestal molded at the top and bottom and decorated with three incised circles on front. Wrings out hair with both hands. Right leg is bent. Lower half of body is covered with a drape knotted in front. Back of statuette is summarily rendered.


Bibliography:

[Book] Warden, P. Gregory. 1997. The Hilprecht Collection of Greek, Italic, and Roman Bronzes in the University of Pennsylvania Museum. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 36, no. 85, pl. 8View Objects cited in this Publication
[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. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 93, no. 93; p. 324, fig. 68View Objects cited in this Publication

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