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19068
Object Number: 29-126-39
Current Location: Greece Gallery
Currently On Display
Culture:Greek
Provenience: Mediterranean
Manufacture Location: Syracuse
Sicily
Date Made: c. 485BC
Early Date: -535
Late Date: -435
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Silver
Iconography:Female
Dolphins
Quadriga
Horse
Charioteer
Nike
Credit Line:Received from various sources, pre-1929

Description

SYR AK OSI ON Female head r.; around four dolphins. Quadriga of walking horses r., dreven by charioteer with goad; above Nike flying r.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

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

Bibliography:

[Article] Romano, David G. 1985. "Boycotts, Bribes, and Fines: The Ancient Olympic Games". Expedition: The Magazine of the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. 27 (2): 10-21. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 17, fig. 39View Objects cited in this Publication

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