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Maenad with a
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Maenad with a "Thyrsos"


Description Conservation Provenance Credit
Description A priestess of Bacchus, the Roman wine god, carries a "thrysos" (a ritual rod terminating in a pinecone).
Conservation

Cleaned in preparation for exhibition.

Date Description Narrative
2/08/2016TreatmentCleaned
Provenance Henry Walters, Baltimore [date and mode of acquisition unknown]; Walters Art Museum, 1931, by bequest.
Credit Acquired by Henry Walters

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Period
early 20th century
Medium
rock crystal, gold, onyx
(Stone)
Accession Number
41.287
Measurements
H: 14 1/8 × W: 5 3/8 × D: 3 11/16 in. (35.8 × 13.7 × 9.3 cm)
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Location Within Museum
Not On View

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