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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
Height: 61.5cm
Width: 33.7cm
Thickness: 6cm
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. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 33, no. 24View Objects cited in this Publication
[Book] Bodel, John & Tracy, Stephen. 1997. Greek and Latin Inscriptions in the USA: A Checklist. 211-212. : Page/Fig./Plate: 212View Objects cited in this Publication
[Book] White, Donald, et al. 1995. The Ancient Greek World:The Rodney S. Young Gallery. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 34View Objects cited in this Publication
[Book] Pfuhl, Ernst & Mobius, H. "Corpus of Eastern Greek Gravestones". vol, I. p. 152.View Objects cited in this Publication

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