University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:MS3482
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Roman
Provenience: Italy
Latium
Lake Nemi
Period: Roman Period
Date Made: 125 BC
Early Date: -125
Late Date: 125 BC
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Marble (Stone)
Technique:Carved
Iconography:Youth
Height: 20 cm
Width: 24 cm
Credit Line:Museum Purchase; subscription of Lucy Wharton Drexel, 1897

Description

Torso of a youth. White marble, somewhat patinated. Naked. Preserved from just above the navel to upper thighs. On the left side there is a small pilaster from which depends drapery which covers the upper left thigh in the front and both buttocks in the back.


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. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 122, no. 63View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Book] Moltesen, Mette. 1997. Dianas Hellige Lund: Fund fra en Helligdom i Nemi: In the Sacred Grove of Diana: Finds from a sanctuary at Nemi. 5-235. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 207:242View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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