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Object Number: MS3468
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Roman
Provenience: Italy
Latium
Lake Nemi
Period: Late Republican Roman Period
Date Made: 125 BC
Early Date: -125
Late Date: -1
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Marble (Stone)
Technique:Carved
Iconography:Female Head
Height: 12cm
Credit Line:Museum Purchase; subscription of Lucy Wharton Drexel, 1897

Description

Grayish white marble, gritty surface, badly weathered. Missing: left side of face from middle of nose to ear. Frontal pose. Hair in a roll framing face, rising to a peak above center forehead, brush back face.


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. 109, no. 57View Objects cited in this Publication

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