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Votive plaque for cult of the Danubian rider

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mold-made; irregular rectangle, low relief. Facing serpents in upper corners. Semi-circular arch of egg and dart molding with friezes beneath: at top, frontal goddess with corona and snake legs, driving four hippocamps; below, male figures with horses; in next register, groups of figures; various...

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Provenance

By 1996: with Royal-Athena Galleries, 153 East 57th Street, New York, NY 10022 (Art of the Ancient World IX, no. 135); purchased from Royal-Athena Galleries by Herbert C. Lust III; gift of Herbert C. Lust III to MFA, December 18, 1996

Credit Line

Gift of Herbert C. Lust III

Roman, Early Imperial Period, 1st century A.D.

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: H: 0.095 m.; W: 0.078 m.

Accession Number

1996.357

Medium or Technique

Lead

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture