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Artwork:Unknown - Shield of King Pharnakes

Shield of King Pharnakes  wikidata:Q56260337
English: Shield of King Pharnakes
Shield of King Pharnakes
Object type shield
English: Shield in the name of Pharnakes (King Pharnaces I of Pontus). Bronze, made in Pontus.
Français : Bouclier au nom de Pharnakes (le roi Pharnace Ier du Pont). Bronze, fabriqué dans le Pont
Date between 185 and 160 BC
Medium bronze
medium QS:P186,Q34095
Dimensions Height: 79.7 cm (31.3 ″); Width: 81.4 cm (32 ″); Depth: 11.8 cm (4.6 ″)
dimensions QS:P2048,79.7U174728;P2049,81.4U174728;P5524,11.8U174728
institution QS:P195,Q180401
Current location
room 209
Accession number
Place of creation Pontus, Asia Minor
Object history : given to the J. Paul Getty Museum by Michael R. Milken, Los Angeles
Exhibition history
Credit line Gift of Michael Milken
Inscriptions [Of king Pharnakes]
(Reusing this file)
Public domain
This work was published before January 1, 1924 and it is anonymous or pseudonymous due to unknown authorship. It is in the public domain in the United States as well as countries and areas where the copyright terms of anonymous or pseudonymous works are 95 years or less since publication.