University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 48-2-204
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Roman
Provenience: Turkey (uncertain)
Period: Roman Period
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Bronze
Iconography:Aphrodite Anadyomene
Height: 7cm
Width: 2.5cm
Credit Line:Gift of Elise Biddle (Mrs. Harald) Paumgarten, 1948, 1948
Other Number96 - Collector Number
L-2-19 - Old Loan Number

Description

Statue of Venus Anadyomene. Dark green patina and the figure is heavily incrusted. Venus, nude, wrings water out of her hair. Left leg is bent. Stands on a flat square vase. Her head is turned slightly to the left. Features are indistinguishable.


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. 82, pl. 8View Objects related to this Bibliographic Reference
[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. 89, no. 87; p. 323, fig. 67View Objects related to this Bibliographic Reference

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