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Object Number:97-123-50
Current Location: Greece Gallery
Currently On Display
Culture:Roman
Provenience: Italy
Campania
Naples Bay
Period: Hellenistic Period
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Mortar
Marble (Stone)
Technique:Mosaic
Length: 8 cm
Width: 6 cm
Credit Line:Gift of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia, 1997
Other Number:L-123-50 - Old Museum Number
11111 - ANSP Number
2964 - Original Number

Description

Fragment of Plain White Mosaic. The tesserae are more or less aligned to create a network pattern. They are shallower than is the case with L-123-49 as well as more carefully cut and dressed, making them more expensive to lay.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

Ancient Greek World (08 May 1994) View Objects in Exhibition

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