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Object Number:MS4016
Current Location: Rome Gallery
Currently On Display
Provenience: Italy
Latium
Rome (Italy)
Date Made: 100-199 AD
Early Date: 100
Late Date: 100-199 AD
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Stone
Glass
Technique:Tessera
Height: 8 cm
Length: 64 cm
Width: 29 cm
Thickness: 5.5 cm
Credit Line:Gift of Mrs. Dillwyn Parrish in memory of the late Dillwyn Parrish, 1904

Description

Opus Vemiculatum. Two griffins facing an urn.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

Roman Sculpture Gallery (1975 - 2000) View Objects in Exhibition
The Classical World: Rome ( Apr 1958 - 1975) View Objects in Exhibition
Classical World - Roman World (15 Mar 2003) View Objects in Exhibition
Italian Gallery (28 Mar 1951 - 1958) View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Article] Luce, Stephen B. 1916. "Five Roman Mosaics". The Museum Journal. Philadelphia. University of Pennsylvania Museum. Vol. 7. no. 1. pg. 18-26 Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 25, fig. 14View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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