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Object Number: MS3457
Current Location: Rome Gallery
Currently On Display
Culture:Roman
Provenience: Italy
Latium
Lake Nemi
Period: Roman Period
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Marble (Stone)
Technique:Carved
Iconography:Youth
Satyr
Height: 76cm
Width: 15cm
Depth: 13.5cm
Credit Line:Museum Purchase; subscription of Lucy Wharton Drexel, 1897

Description

White marble. Naked. Missing, attached seperately: lower left leg and foot; body above middle; forward part of right foot. Weight on right leg. Thigh of left leg close to that of right leg but left lower leg is drawn back behind right leg. Left leg rests against a tree trunk covered with drapery. A plinth, rounded in outline is preserved also. Attached to MS3462.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

Roman World (15 Mar 2003)View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Catalogue, Collection] Romano, Irene B. 2006. Classical Sculpture; Catalogue of the Cypriot, Greek and Roman Stone Sculpture in the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 113, no. 60View Objects cited in this Publication
[Article] Bilde, Pia G. 1998. "Those Nemi Sculptures...": Marbles from a Roman Sanctuary in the University of Pennsylvania Museum. Expedition: The Magazine of the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. 40 (3) : Page/Fig./Plate: 46View Objects cited in this Publication
[Book] Moltesen, Mette. 1997. Dianas Hellige Lund: Fund fra en Helligdom i Nemi: In the Sacred Grove of Diana: Finds from a sanctuary at Nemi. 5-235. : Page/Fig./Plate: 111View Objects cited in this Publication
[Catalogue, Collection] Luce, Stephen B. 1921. Catalogue of the Mediterranean Section. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 192, no. 65View Objects cited in this Publication

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