University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:38-5-1
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Italy
Cento Celle
Period: Neoclassical
Date Made: 1750-1800 AD
Early Date: 1750
Late Date: 1750-1800 AD
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Stone
Technique:Mosaic
Iconography:Bacchus
Length: 139 cm
Width: 134 cm
Credit Line:Gift of Henry G. Brock and Miss Alice G. Brock, 1938

Description

Central panel from a floor mosaic. In the center is the head of Bacchus surrounded by an octagonal frame of white decorated with a branch of ivy. In the corners are Bacchic emblems.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

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

Bibliography:

[Catalogue] 1965. Guide to the Collections, The University Museum.. Philadelphia. The University Museum. pg. 1-167 Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 63View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Article] Bernoulli, Johann J., and Parlasca, Klaus. 1958. "Mitteilungen des deutschen archäologischen Instituts. Römische Abteilung.". Romische Ikonographie.. Stuttgart. W. Spemann. Vol. 65. pg. 155-185 Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: pp. 180-181View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Article] Dohan, Edith H.. 1939. ""A Mosaic from Cento Celle"". The University Museum Bulletin.. Philadelphia. University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. Vol. 7. no. 4. pg. 18-20 Actual CitationView Objects related to this Actual Citation

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