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Tablet with Inscription Honoring Ancharia Luperca
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Tablet with Inscription Honoring Ancharia Luperca


Description Conservation Provenance Credit
Description The inscription on this tablet gives honors to Ancharia Luperca, the wife of Laberius Gallus, by the society of the smiths of Volsenii. A male bust (Walters 54.1148) was riveted to the top of the tablet when it entered the Walters' collection.
Conservation
Date Description Narrative
1/03/1957Treatmentcleaned
Provenance Don Marcello Massarenti Collection, Rome [date and mode of acquisition unknown]; Henry Walters, Baltimore, 1902, by purchase; Walters Art Museum, 1931, by bequest.
Credit Acquired by Henry Walters with the Massarenti Collection, 1902

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Period
23 January 224 CE (Roman Imperial)
Medium
bronze
(Metal)
Accession Number
54.176
Measurements
H: 27 3/8 x W: 19 1/8 in. (69.5 x 48.5 cm)
Geographies
  • Roman Empire (Place of Origin)
  • Italy, Roman Empire, Bolsena (Place of Discovery)
Location Within Museum
Not On View

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