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Figurine

Object Number:48-2-229
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Roman
Provenience: Turkey (uncertain)
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Bronze
Iconography:Dioskouros
Height: 7.8 cm
Width: 3.9 cm
Depth: 1.5 cm
Credit Line:Gift of Elise Biddle (Mrs. Harald) Paumgarten, 1948, 1948
Other Number:49 - Collector Number
L-2-203 - Old Loan Number

Description

Diokouros. Green patina. Lower leg, feet and attribute held in right hand are missing. Youth is nude except for a chlamys which falls over his left shoulder andd from behind winds around lower left arm. Right hand raised. Left hand on hip and weight on left leg. Flowing hair is bound by a fillet. Hole in top of head once held a star.

Bibliography:

[Book] Warden, P. G. 1997. The Hilprecht Collection of Greek, Italic, and Roman Bronzes in the University of Pennsylvania Museum.. University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: pp. 29-30, no. 61, pl. 5View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[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.. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: pp. 84-86, no. 85; p. 322, fig. 65View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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