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Statuette of Hermes

Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek

Summary

Description of object

Choice of methods

Visual examination

  • Macroscopic

Technical imaging

  • UV
  • VIL
  • Lead-isotope analysis

Sampling

  • XRF

Bibliography

J. Christiansen, M. Moltesen & J. S. Østergaard, Catalogue Campania, South Italy and Sicily. Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek (Copenhagen 1992) cat. no. 82. p. 106

  • HIN423a
  • Statuette
  • 1st half of the 3rd century BC
  • Hellenistic
  • Painted terracotta
  • Acquired in Rome in 1912 and belongs with a Canosan grave-vase (HIN423) and another similar statuette (HIN423b).
  • H 22,5 cm

Selected photos

  • Hin423a_t_0
  • Hin423a_t_180
  • Hin423a_uv_t_0
  • Hin423a_uv_t_180
  • Hin423a_vil_t_0
  • Hin423a_vil_t_180