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Standing figure of Jupiter

ca. 370–360 B.C. (original); 1st–2nd century A.D. (copy)

Bronze with inlaid copper, silver (proper right nipple), solid cast

10.7 × 4.7 × 2 cm (4 3/16 × 1 7/8 × 13/16 in.)
Gift of Ruth Elizabeth White
1988.80.12
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Roman
Period: 
Late Classical (original); Roman (copy)
Classification: 
Sculpture
Provenance: 

Kelekian Gallery, New York; Ruth Elizabeth White, acquired from the above; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn., acquired from the above, 1988.
Check (cancelled) for payment to Charles Kelekian (May 9, 1963) and notes of donor re examination of bronze by D. von Bothmer at MMA on 12/16/1963 in curatorial object file

Bibliography: 

“Acquisitions 1988,” Yale University Art Gallery Bulletin (Spring 1989): 118, ill.

Mimi Gardner Gates, “Director’s Report 1988,” Yale University Art Gallery Bulletin (Spring 1989): 118–19, ill.

Essi Ronkko and Hood Museum of Art, “Hood Museum,” http://hoodmuseum.dartmouth.edu (accessed June 2011-July 2021).

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.