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Zeus


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Description This nude, bearded male figure raises one arm as though to hold a staff. The authenticity of this piece has been questioned due to the color of the metal (yellow), the lack of pegs on the feet, the style and irregularities of the surface.
Conservation
Date Description Narrative
6/07/1957Treatmentcleaned
Exhibitions
  • Serapis: The Creation of a God. The Walters Art Museum, Baltimore. 2002.
Provenance Dikran Kelekian, New York and Paris [date and mode of acquisition unknown] [said to be from Greece]; Henry Walters, Baltimore, 1909, by purchase; Walters Art Museum, 1931, by bequest.
Credit Acquired by Henry Walters, 1909

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Period
5th-4th century BCE or modern (Classical or modern)
Medium
bronze
(Metal)
Accession Number
54.763
Measurements
H: 6 7/8 in. (17.4 cm)
Geography
  • Greece (Place of Discovery)
Location Within Museum
Not On View

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