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Head of Jupiter
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Head of Jupiter


Description Provenance Credit
Description This piece, carved in full relief, depicts the front face of Jupiter. The piece is for inlay.
Provenance Dikran Kelekian, New York and Paris [date and mode of acquisition unknown]; Nahman [date and mode of acquisition unknown] [as found at Alexandria]; Henry Walters, Baltimore, 1929, by purchase; Walters Art Museum, 1931, by bequest.
Credit Acquired by Henry Walters, 1929

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Period
1st century BCE-4th century CE
Medium
meerschaum
(Sculpture)
Accession Number
23.198
Measurements
L: 2 9/16 in. (6.5 cm)
Geography
  • Egypt, Alexandria (Place of Discovery)
Location Within Museum
Not On View

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