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Parthenon frieze, unidentified fragment
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Item Details
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Culture
Greek
Title
Parthenon frieze, unidentified fragment
Image View Description:from front
Image View Type:overall
Work Type
casts (sculpture)
Date
ca. 1890-1900
447-432 BCE
2009 (image)
Location
Warehouse
Creation Site:Athens, Greece (original)
Material
plaster cast (sculpture)
marble bas-relief (sculpture technique) (original)
Measurements
55.5 (H) x 7 (W) x 5 (D) cm
Description
This is a fragment from an unidentified cast block of the Parthenon frieze. Preserved here is a segment of blank background, along with a weathered or damaged (in the original) sculptural element.
Repository
Cornell University (current)
London, British Museum or Athens, Acropolis Museum (original)
Accession Number
probably Sage no. 161
545
ID Number
CCC_0545
Source
Photographer:Alexandridis, Annetta
Bibliography
P.P. Caproni and brother, Catalogue of Plaster Reproductions from Antique, Medieval and Modern Sculpture (Boston, MA, 1911)
Ian Jenkins, The Parthenon Frieze (Austin: University of Texas Press, 1994)
Condition
Broken on all sides
only one rim preserved, with impression from metal bar in the back
brown varnish
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_0545.tif
SSID
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