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Relief Fragment with Griffin
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Relief Fragment with Griffin


Description Conservation Provenance Credit
Description This fragment is carved in sunk relief and depticts a griffin. At the top is a cymatium and at the bottom, a bead and reel pattern. The piece is sawn at the top and sides.
Conservation
Date Description Narrative
2/03/1975Treatmentcleaned
9/11/1975Treatmentcleaned
Provenance Edgar J. Banks [date and mode of acquisition unknown]; Henry Walters, Baltimore, 1929 [mode of acquisition unknown]; Walters Art Museum, 1931, by bequest.
Credit Acquired by Henry Walters, 1929

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Creator
Period
248 BCE-226 CE (Parthian)
Medium
crystalline white stone with brown patina
(Sculpture)
Accession Number
21.12
Measurements
W: 12 in. (30.5 cm)
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Location Within Museum
Not On View

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