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Object Number:MS4023
Current Location: Greece Gallery
Currently On Display
Culture:Greek
Provenience: Greece
Attica
Athens
Period: Hellenistic Period
Date Made: 1st Century BCE
Early Date: -99
Late Date: 0
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Stone
Marble (Stone)
Iconography:Funeral
Banquet
Inscription
Inscription Language:Ancient Greek Language
Height: 70.5 cm
Width: 47 cm
Thickness: 8.5 cm
Credit Line:Gift of Mrs. John Harrison, 1892
Other Number:15459 - Old Museum Number

Description

Shallow relief of funeral banquet in arched recess. Inscription in band, as frieze under gabled top.

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.. Philadelphia. University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 35, no. 25View 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
[Book] Stolyarik, Yelena, and Romano, Irene B., and Romano, David G., and DeVries, Keith R., and White, Donald J. 1995. The Ancient Greek World:The Rodney S. Young Gallery.. Philadelphia. University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 34View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Book] 1964. Inscriptiones graecae.. Rome. Vol. II. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: no. 12091View 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. 180-181, no. 55View 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 : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 153, ill. p. 152View Objects related to this

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