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Object Number:MS3467
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Roman
Provenience: Italy
Latium
Lake Nemi
Period: Early Imperial Roman
Date Made: 1-200 AD
Early Date: 1
Late Date: 1-200 AD
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Marble (Stone)
Technique:Carved
Iconography:Female Head
Height: 22 cm
Depth: 16 cm
Credit Line:Museum Purchase; subscription of Lucy Wharton Drexel, 1897
Other Number:1247 - Other Number

Description

Small head of woman. Marble preserved from lower neck to top of head. Women of middle years. Frontal pose. Hair parted in the middle and brushed back in strong waves from the face; done in a bun behind. Locks on side of the head.


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. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 104, no. 53View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Catalogue, Collection] Luce, Stephen B. 1921. Catalogue of the Mediterranean Section. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 189, no. 23View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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