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Pantheistic Tyche

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Tyche stands with right foot drawn back, poised on the rough base. A mural crown is surmounted by the headdress of Isis (feathers, disc, and horns). On her back are the wings of Nike and the quiver of Artemis. Her lowered right hand held a rudder, of which the handle and paddle remain. Her left...

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Provenance

By 1967: with George Zacos, Engelgasse 65, Basel, Switzerland (said to be from Asia Minor); gift of George Zacos to MFA, December 13, 1967

Credit Line

Gift of George Zacos

Greco-Roman, Greco-Roman Period,

Catalogue Raisonné

Greek, Etruscan, & Roman Bronzes (MFA), no. 118A; Sculpture in Stone and Bronze (MFA), p. 120 (additional published references).

Dimensions

Height: 11.4 cm (4 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

67.1036

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture