Relief with a Nilotic Scene

Roman

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1st century BCE

Terracotta

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

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

S.977.201

Geography

Place Made: Italy, Europe

Period

1000 BCE-1 CE

Object Name

Sculpture

Research Area

Classical World

Not on view

Course History

ARTH 25, Roman Art, Kathleen Corrigan, Winter 2012

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

ANTH 50.04, Digital Heritage, Meredith Ferguson, Spring 2019

Exhibition History

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

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.

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.

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

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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