Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Bronze statuette of Apollo

Period:
Imperial
Date:
1st–2nd century A.D.
Culture:
Roman
Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
H.: 2 1/2 in. (6.4 cm)
Classification:
Bronzes
Credit Line:
Purchase, 1896
Accession Number:
96.9.401
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 171
A quiver of arrows hangs from his back.
Richter, Gisela M. A. 1915. Greek, Etruscan and Roman Bronzes. no. 210, p. 114, New York: Gilliss Press.

Kossatz-Deissmann, Anneliese, Brigitte Servais-Soyez, Fulvio Canciani, Giovannangelo Camporeale, Hans Peter Isler, Ingrid Krauskopf, Odette Touchefeu-Meynier, Marcel Le Glay, and Dr. Jean-Charles Balty. 1984. Aphrodisias-Athena, Lexicon Iconographicum Mythologiae Classicae, Vol. 2. Apollon/Apollo, no. 302i, Zürich: Artemis Verlag Zurich und Munchen.

Related Objects

Bronze statuette of Jupiter

Date: 2nd half of 2nd century A.D. Medium: Bronze Accession: 1997.159 On view in:Gallery 168

Bronze statue of the emperor Trebonianus Gallus

Date: A.D. 251–253 Medium: Bronze Accession: 05.30 On view in:Gallery 169

Limestone funerary monument of a woman

Date: 1st century A.D. Medium: Limestone Accession: 74.51.2490 On view in:Gallery 176

Bronze plaque of Mithras slaying the bull

Date: mid-2nd–early 3rd century A.D. Medium: Bronze Accession: 1997.145.3 On view in:Gallery 169

Bronze statuette of a dog

Date: 2nd–3rd century A.D. Medium: Bronze Accession: 62.10.3 On view in:Gallery 169