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anonymous: Nymph with a shell  wikidata:Q18710360 
Artist
Unknown
anonymous: Nymph with a shell
Title
Nymph with a shell
label QS:Len,"Nymph with a shell"
label QS:Lfr,"Nymphe à la coquille"
Object type sculpture
object_type QS:P31,Q860861
Description
English: Roman copy of the 1st century CE after the known Hellenistic type of a young girl playing a game of knuckle-bones. The head is antique but does not belong to the statue; left arm, right hand and shell are modern restorations, altering the original type.
Français : Copie romaine du Ier siècle ap. J.-C. d'après le type connu de la jeune fille jouant aux osselets de la période hellénistique. La tête est antique mais ne correspond pas à la statue ; le bras gauche, la main droite et la coquille sont des restaurations modernes qui altèrent le type original.
Date 1st century AD
date QS:P571,+050-00-00T00:00:00Z/7
Medium white marble
Dimensions Height: 60 cm (23.6 ″)
dimensions QS:P2048,60U174728
institution QS:P195,Q19675
Current location
Antiquités grecques, room 7: d’art grec classique et hellénistique. Sully, ground floor.
This work is part of the collections of the Louvre (Department of Greek, Etruscan, and Roman Antiquities).
Accession number
MR 309, Ma 18 Info non-talk.svg
Object history
  • collection of Borghese
  • : purchased
Notes
References Musée du Louvre, Atlas database: entry 918
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