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Bust of Xenophon

Bust of Xenophon
© BA Antiquities Museum/C. Gerigk

Registration Number(s)
BAAM Serial Bibliotheca Alexandrina Antiquities Museum Number 0113

Inv.Inventory
 (Greco-Roman Museum) 25778

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Bust of Xenophon

Category:
Sculpture in the round, statues, human / gods and goddesses statues, busts
Date:
Ancient Egyptian period, New Kingdom (1550-1069 BCE)
Provenance:
Unknown
Material(s):
Rock, marble
Height:
47 cm
Hall:
Greco-Roman Antiquities



The information given here is subject to modification/update as a result of ongoing research.

References
  • Achille Adriani, “Un ritratto di Senofonte”, Archeologia Classica 1 (1949): 39-45, pl. XI.
  • Zahi Hawass, ed., Bibliotheca Alexandrina: The Archaeology Museum (Cairo: The Supreme Council of Antiquities, 2002): 65-66.
  • R. Horn and E. Boehringer, “Die Ausgrabungsarbeiten zur Pergamon im Jahre 1965: Marmorplastiken des Asklepieions und der Hallenstraße”, Archäologischer Anzeiger 30 (1966): 472.
  • Gisela Marie Augusta Richter, The Portraits of the Greeks, vol. 2. III A. The Fourth and Third Centuries. III B. The Third and Second Centuries (London: Phaidon Press, 1965): 158, figs. 882-884.
  • Mona Serry, ed., Bibliotheca Alexandrina: Antiquities Museum, introduction by Ismail Serageldin (Alexandria: Bibliotheca Alexandrina. Antiquities Museum, 2015): 74, 317.
  • Dietrich Wildung and Günter Grimm, eds., Götter und Pharaonen: Roemer- und Pelizaeus-Museum, Hildesheim, 29. Mai-16. September 1979 (Mainz: Philipp von Zabern, 1979): no. 152.

     
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