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19066
Object Number: 29-126-41
Current Location: Greece Gallery
Currently On Display
Culture:Greek
Provenience: Mediterranean
Manufacture Location: Syracuse
Sicily
Period: Classical Greek Period
Date Made: 405-345 BC
Early Date: -405
Late Date: -345
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Silver
Iconography:Persephone
Dolphins
Quadriga
Charioteer
Nike
Outside Diameter:3.4cm
Credit Line:Received from various sources, pre-1929

Description

SYRAKOSION Head of Arethusa l., four dolphins around; traces of the artist's signature below (EYAINE, of which N visible).; Quadriga l. driven by charioteer with goad, above Nike flying r., about to crown charioteer; in ex., shield, greaves, cuirass and helmet.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

Ancient Greek World (08 May 1994)View Objects in Exhibition
Classical Gallery: Greece (1975 - 1989)View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Book] Quick, Jennifer. 2004. Magnificent Objects from the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 133, fig. 121View Objects cited in this Publication
[Book] White, Donald, et al. 1995. The Ancient Greek World:The Rodney S. Young Gallery. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 17View Objects cited in this Publication
[Article] White, Donald. 1986. "The Morris Coin: A Masterpiece by Euaenetus". Expedition: The Magazine of the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. 28 (3): 13-21.View Objects cited in this Publication

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