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Object Number:MS3536
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Roman
Provenience: Italy
Campania
Herculaneum
Manufacture Location: Naples
Maker: J. Chiurazzi and Fils
Date Made: 1903
Early Date: 1903
Late Date: 1903
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Bronze
Technique:Cast
Iconography:Mask
Silenus
Height: 43.18 cm
Outside Diameter:41.27 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from J. Chiurazzi and Fils (Foundry); subscription of John Wanamaker, 1902
Other Number:73098 - Naples Museum Number

Description

Standing on low base, two handles. The lip of the vessel has bead and egg pattern. The lower part is gadrooned. The attachments of the fluted handles bear masks of Silenus (from 1909 Field Museum catalogue of similar objects). Original found at Herculaneum.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

J. Chiurazzi & Fils - Naples, Italy - Bronze Foundry - Reproductions of the Bronzes found at Pompeii and Herculaneum and at present in the National Museum of Naples (30 Apr 1904 - 01 Dec 1904) View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Catalogue] Chiurazzi, Salavatore. 1929. Chiurazzi. Riproduzioni di Opere Classiche in Bronzo e Marmo.. Ponti Rossi, Sale D'Esposizione D'Arte. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: no. 285View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Book] Monaco, Domenico. 1910. A Complete Handbook of the National Museum of Naples.. Naples. ed. 15th. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 87View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Catalogue, Collection] Dorsey, George A., and Tarbell, Frank B. Jun 1909. Catalogue of Bronzes Etc., in Field Museum of Natural History: Reproduced from Originals in the National Museum of Naples. Vol.: Publication 130. Anthropological Series. VII, No. 3.. Chicago. The Field Museum of Natural History. pg. 93- Type Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 120, no. 119View Objects related to this Type Citation
[Catalogue] S. Chiurazzi & Fils. 1904. "S. Chiurazzi & Fils Naples Italy Bronze Foundry. Reproductions of the Bronzes Found at Pompei and Herculaneaum and at Present in the National Museum in Naples. The Collection of Bronzes Made Upon the Order of John Wanamaker of Philadelphia for the". Archaeology Museum of the University of Pennsylvania.. S. Chiurazzi & Fils Naples, Italy for St. Louis Exposition. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: no. 116View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Book] Lamb, Winifred. 1929. Greek and Roman Bronzes.. London. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 212, pl. 82, bView Objects related to this

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