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Object Number:MS5470
Current Location: Greece Gallery
Currently On Display
Culture:Greek
Provenience: Greece
Attica
Period: Classical Greek Period
Hellenistic Period
Date Made: 350-300 BCE
Early Date: -350
Late Date: -300
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Pentelic Marble
Iconography:Female
Krinylla
Man
Greek Inscription
Inscription Language:Ancient Greek Language
Height: 155.5 cm
Width: 97 cm
Thickness: 26.5 cm
Credit Line:Museum Purchase, 1917

Description

Pentelic marble, pinkish where weathered. At L: Woman seated r. on stool. At C: Man standing in back, en face. At R: Man standing l. Inscription, in shallow irregular letters. Grave Stele of Krinylla.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Classical Gallery: Greece (1975 - 1989) View Objects in Exhibition
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. 30, no. 22View 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] Frel, Jiri. 1969. Les sculpteurs antiques anonymes.. Praze. Universita Karlova. pg. 61 Actual CitationView Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Book] Chase, George H. 1924. Greek and Roman sculpture in American Collections.. Cambridge. Harvard University Press. pg. 305 Actual CitationView 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. 179-180, no. 53View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Article] Luce, Stephen B. 1917. "An Attic Grave Stele". The Museum Journal. Philadelphia. The University Museum. Vol. 8. no. 1. pg. 10-14 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. 11911View Objects related to this

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