University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
77568

View All (1) Object Images


Object Number:38-19-1
Current Location: Greece Gallery
Currently On Display
Culture:Greek
Provenience: Turkey (Country)
Smyrna (Turkey)
Ionia
Period: Hellenistic Period
Date Made: 99-0 BC
Early Date: 99
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Limestone
Iconography:Banquet
Funeral
Woman
Horse
Rider
Greek Inscription
Inscription Language:Greek
Height: 61.5 cm
Width: 33.7 cm
Thickness: 6 cm
Credit Line:Gift of Menander T. Constant, 1938

Description

Broken across top of scene in rectangle, i.e. top missing. In two registers, three shallow sunken areas in which reliefs: above, A: rectangle with funeral banquet scene. below, B: at left, narrow arched area with draped female standing en face. C: square at right, horse and rider (R). Two inscriptions, one under upper register; other, under mourning figure, is illegible.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

Ancient Greek World (08 May 1994) 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.. Philadelphia. University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 33, no. 24View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Book] Tracy, Stephen, and Bodel, John. 1997. Greek and Latin Inscriptions in the USA: A Checklist.. Rome. American Academy in Rome. pg. 211-212 Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 212View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Book] Stolyarik, Yelena, and Romano, Irene B., and Romano, David G., and DeVries, Keith R., and White, Donald J. 1995. The Ancient Greek World:The Rodney S. Young Gallery.. Philadelphia. University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 34View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Book] Mobius, H., and Pfuhl, Ernst. "Corpus of Eastern Greek Gravestones".. Vol. 1. pg. 152 Actual CitationView Objects related to this Actual Citation

You may also be interested in these objects:


See a problem? Let us know online.collections@pennmuseum.org

© Penn Museum 2018 Sitemap | Contact | Copyright | Disclaimer | Privacy |