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Accession_Number 23.11.31K2
adlib_title Spartan relief plaque figurine
Shape Figurine
Shape_description Hand holding a wreath comprised of triangular shaped elements
Material Lead
Fabric Spartan
Fabric_description
Munsell_color
Decoration
Inscriptions
Condition The points of two of the triangular elements are missing. There is a break in the circle of the wreath, where one end has pushed up over the other.
Technique/Style Relief plaque
Provenance Said to be from the Sanctuary of Artemis Orthia, Sparta.
Period Archaic
Date 7-5 c.
Dating_details
Artist
Attribution
Image
2003.96.0024.jpg
2003.96.0024.jpg
Top view of a Spartan figurine, showing the broken area in the wreath.
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2003.96.0025.jpg
2003.96.0025.jpg
Top view of a Spartan figurine, showing the broken area in the wreath.
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Beazley_DB
Height 2.5
Diameters
Handle_height
Other_dims. W. 2.2
Location 1
Edited_by Sarah Moss
Date_edited 02.06.2005
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