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1st century A.D.

Bronze, solid-cast

10 x 5.3 x 2.7 cm (3 15/16 x 2 1/16 x 1 1/16 in.) base+object: 12.5 cm (4 15/16 in.)
Bequest of Chester D. Tripp, B.S. 1903
1976.40.1
Culture: 
Roman
Period: 
Roman (1st century A.D.)
Classification: 
Sculpture
Status: 
Not on view
Provenance: 

Possibly collection of Dikran Kelekian, New York; Chester D. Tripp, possibly acquired from above; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn., acquired from above, 1976.

Bibliography: 

“Acquisitions 1976,” Yale University Art Gallery Bulletin 36, no. 3 (Fall 1977): 42.

Lisa R. Brody and Gail Hoffman, eds., Roman in the Provinces: Art on the Periphery of Empire (Chestnut Hill, Mass.: McMullen Museum of Art, 2014), 338, no. 173, pl. 173.

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.