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
Length: 139 Centimeters/Inches
Width: 134 Centimeters/Inches
Credit Line:Gift of Henry G. Brock and Miss Alice G. Brock, 1938


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


[Catalogue] 1965. Guide to the Collections, The University Museum.View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Article] Parlasca, Klaus. 1958. "Mosaikfälschungen". Mitteilungen des deutschen archäologischen Instituts. Römische Abteilung. 65: 155-185.View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Article] Dohan, Edith H. 1939. "A Mosaic from Cento Celle". The University Museum Bulletin. 7 (4): 18-20.View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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