Relief with a Nilotic Scene

Roman

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1st century BCE

Terracotta

Overall: 17 x 20 3/8 x 1 15/16 in. (43.2 x 51.7 x 5 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Gift of Leon A. Marantz, Class of 1935, 1967P, 1970P

S.977.201

Geography/Culture

Europe, Italy

Period

1000 BCE-1 CE

Object Name

Sculpture

Classification

Classical World

Not on view

Course History

ANTH 7, Thinking About Empire, Alan Covey, Winter 2014

ARTH 25, Roman Art, Kathleen Corrigan, Winter 2012

Exhibition History

Waterways: Tension and Flow, Harrington Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, April 4-August 23, 2015.

Investigations into the Ancient Mediterranean, Harrington Gallery Teaching Exhibition, Yale University Collection-Sharing Initiative, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, May 5-June 24, 2012.

Gene Y. Kim, Class of 1985, Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, February 19-November 30, 2008.

Glimpses of Ancient Life, Highlights from the Hood Museum of Art's Collection of Ancient Art, Gene Y. Kim, Class of 1985 Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, August 19, 2000.

Gene Y. Kim, Class of 1985, Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, August 13, 2000-February 7, 2005.

Publication History

Investigations into the Ancient Mediterranean, Special Hood Website: The Yale University Art Gallery Collection-Sharing Initiative, 2012

Provenance

Leon Albert Marantz (1913-2008, Class of 1935), East Orange, New Jersey; given to present collection, 1977.

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