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Object Number: 48-2-205
Current Location: Greece Gallery
Currently On Display
Culture:Roman
Provenience: Turkey (uncertain)
Period: Hellenistic Period
Roman Period
Date Made: 99 BC - 99 AD
Early Date: -99
Late Date: 99
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Bronze
Iconography:Aphrodite Anadyomene
Height: 6.7
Credit Line:Gift of Elise Biddle (Mrs. Harald) Paumgarten, 1948, 1948
Other Number32 - Collector Number
L-2-16 - Other Number

Description

Statuette: Aphrodite Anadyomene. Dark green patina. Right foot is missing. Aphrodite, nude, wrings water from her hair with both hands. her left leg is bent. Anatomical and facial details and the hair are all incised.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

Ancient Greek World (08 May 1994)View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Book] Warden, P. Gregory. 1997. The Hilprecht Collection of Greek, Italic, and Roman Bronzes in the University of Pennsylvania Museum. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 36, no. 83, pl. 8View Objects cited in this Publication
[Article] Matthews, Kenneth D. 1970. The Imperial Wardrobe of Ancient Rome. Expedition: The Magazine of the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. 12 (3): 2-13. : Page/Fig./Plate: 6View Objects cited in this Publication
[Thesis] Moore, Charlotte B. 1969. Description and analysis of the bronze and lead objects in the Herman V. Hilprecht Collection, the University Museum of the University of Pennsylvania. : Page/Fig./Plate: pp. 89-90, no. 88View Objects cited in this Publication

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