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Item Details
Public
Available to everyone
Creator
Culture
Greek
Title
Raking sima from Temple of Apollo Epikourios at Bassai
Image View Description:from front
Image View Type:overall
Work Type
casts (sculpture)
Date
ca. 430-400 BCE
2008 (image)
Location
Goldwin Smith 122
Creation Site:Bassai, Greece (original)
Material
plaster cast (sculpture)
marble sculpture in relief (original)
Measurements
32 (H) x 63.5 (W) x 4 (D) cm
Description
This is a cast of a section of the decorative raking sima from the Temple of Apollo Epikourios at Bassai. It is housed in the British Museum. The decoration consists of a running palmette scroll in low relief. This piece perhaps once belonged to the architectural cast collection originally housed in Lincoln Hall.
Repository
Cornell University (current)
London, British Museum (no. 1815,1020.26) (original)
Accession Number
26 (carved in upper left hand corner)
102
Subject
Bassai
ID Number
CCC_0733
Source
Photographer:Mericle, Danielle
Legacy_Value
30.48 (H) cm
Condition
Good condition
one drill hole
dusty
varnish chipped away in small patches
Notes
Items in the Cornell Cast Collection are meant for inventory and reference purposes. Metadata may not be complete in all cases.
Rights
The images in the Cornell Collection of Antiquities: Casts are protected by copyright, and the copyright holders are their creators, generally Cornell University Library, Annetta Alexandridis, and Verity Platt. This collection of plaster casts owned by Cornell University was photographed by Cornell University Library, Alexandridis, Platt, and Andreya L. Mihaloew from 2010-2015, with funding from a Digital Collections in Arts and Sciences Grant to Annetta Alexandridis. Cornell is providing access to the materials for research and personal use.  The written permission of any copyright and other rights holders is required for distribution, reproduction, or other use that extends beyond what is authorized by fair use and other statutory exemptions. Responsibility for making an independent legal assessment of an item and securing any necessary permissions ultimately rests with persons desiring to use the item. Please contact Annetta Alexandridis and Verity Platt for more information about this collection, or to request permission to use these images.
The images in the Cornell Collection of Antiquities: Casts are protected by copyright, and the copyright holders are their creators, generally Cornell University Library, Annetta Alexandridis, and Verity Platt. This collection of plaster casts owned by Cornell University was photographed by Cornell University Library, Alexandridis, Platt, and Andreya L. Mihaloew from 2010-2015, with funding from a Digital Collections in Arts and Sciences Grant to Annetta Alexandridis. Cornell is providing access to the materials for research and personal use.  The written permission of any copyright and other rights holders is required for distribution, reproduction, or other use that extends beyond what is authorized by fair use and other statutory exemptions. Responsibility for making an independent legal assessment of an item and securing any necessary permissions ultimately rests with persons desiring to use the item. Please contact Annetta Alexandridis and Verity Platt for more information about this collection, or to request permission to use these images.
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File Properties
File Name
CCC_0733.tif
SSID
172686

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