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Dionysos

Date:
4th–6th century
Geography:
Made in Egypt
Culture:
Byzantine
Medium:
Bone
Dimensions:
Overall: 5 3/8 x 2 1/16 x 9/16 in. (13.6 x 5.3 x 1.5 cm)
Classification:
Ivories-Bone
Credit Line:
Gift of Robert L. Hermanos and Miriam H. Knapp, in memory of their parents, Mr. and Mrs. Maxime Levy Hermanos, 1993
Accession Number:
1993.516.1
  • Description

    The figure stands in the relaxed pose made popular by the Greek sculptor Praxiteles in the fourth century b.c.

  • Provenance

    Mr. and Mrs. Maxime Levy Hermanos, Paris and New York; Robert L. Hermanos and Miriam H. Knapp, New York (1991–1993)

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