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Bronze statuette of Jupiter Capitolinus

Period:
Imperial
Date:
1st–2nd century A.D.
Culture:
Roman
Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
H. 3 13/16 in. (9.7 cm)
Classification:
Bronzes
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1917
Accession Number:
17.230.32
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 171
The patina is modern.
Said to have been found near Ponte S. Spirito, Rome

Richter, Gisela M. A. 1921. "Classical Accessions: Bronzes." Bullletin of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, 16 (2): p. 37.

de Menil Gallery. 2009. Uncovering Ancient Greece: Fifty Years of Archaeological Discoveries of Hugh Sackett. p. 43, Groton: The de Menil Gallery, Groton School.

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