University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 97-123-25
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Attic
Provenience: Syria
Baalbek
Manufacture Location: Attica
Date Made: 399-300 BC
Early Date: -399
Late Date: -300
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Marble (Stone)
Technique:Carved
Iconography:Female Head
Height: 10cm
Credit Line:Gift of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia, 1997
Other NumberL-123-25 - Old Museum Number
29420 - ANSP Number

Description

White marble. Broken off at neck below diagonally from lower right to upper left. Nose abraded. Frontal pose. Hair rather sketchily rendered; shown in a large roll framing face rising to a peak above center of forehead. The number 26420 in black ink on underside.


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. 63, no. 38View Objects cited in this Publication

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