Male Figurine (Mercury with Snake Entwined Caduceus)

1985.17.0004

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Artifact Identification Male Figurine (Mercury with Snake Entwined Caduceus)   (1985.17.0004)
Classification/
Nomenclature
  1. Communication Artifacts
  2. :
  3. Art
  4. :
  5. N/A
Artist/Maker None
Geographic Location
Period/Date Roman Empire, 1st – 2nd century CE
Culture Roman

Physical Analysis

Dimension 1 (Height) 6.9 cm
Dimension 2 (Width) 3.0 cm
Dimension 3 (Depth) 0.9 cm
Weight 49 g
Measuring Remarks Depth and width measurements are taken at the shoulders.
Materials Metal--Bronze
Manufacturing Processes Forging (?), Cast (?)
Munsell Color Information Black (N 1/ 1.2% R) Light Olive Brown (2.5Y 5/2) -abraded areas

Research Remarks

Published Description N/A
Description N/A
Comparanda N/A
Bibliography N/A

Artifact History

Archaeological Data N/A
Credit Line/Dedication Gift of Betty Ann Knight in Memory of Mrs. A. R. Knight
Reproduction no
Reproduction Information N/A

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