Grave Stela

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Object Number:MS4019
Current Location: Greece Gallery
Currently On Display
Provenience: Greece
Period: Classical Greek Period
Date Made: 450-400bc
Early Date: -450
Late Date: -400
Materials:Pentelic Marble
Greek Inscription
Inscription Language:Ancient Greek Language
Height: 43.5 cm
Width: 70.8 cm
Thickness: 14.5 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Paul Arndt, Subscription of Mrs. Lucy Wharton (Joseph) Drexel, 1904


Gabled relief of Pentelic marble. L acroterion and L fig. missing. At C: Female in low relief (Philippe) At R: Male in high relief with head overlapping band of inscription.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Classical Gallery: Greece (1975 - 1989) View Objects in Exhibition
Ancient Greek World (08 May 1994) View Objects in Exhibition


[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. 27, no. 20View 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
[Catalogue, Collection] Luce, Stephen B. 1921. Catalogue of the Mediterranean Section.. Philadelphia. The University Museum. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 180, no. 54View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Article] Rambo, Eleanor F. 1919. "A Group of Funerary Stelae". The Museum Journal. Philadelphia. The University Museum. Vol. 10. no. 3. pg. 149-155 Actual CitationView Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Book] Kern, Otto. 1913. Inscriptiones Graecae, Vol II.. A. Marcus et E. Weber. : Page/Fig./Plate: no. 11012View Objects related to this

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