Category:Chimera of Arezzo

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Title Chimera of Arezzo
Object type Statue
Etruscan bronze statue depicting the legendary monster. It was originally part of a group with Bellerophon and Pegasus. On the right leg is engraved the dedicatory inscription to Tinia.
Date circa 400 BC
Medium lost-wax casting / bronze
Dimensions Length: 129 cm (50.7 in); Height: 78.5 cm (30.9 in)
National Archaeological Museum  Blue pencil.svg wikidata:Q637237
National Archaeological Museum
Native name Museo archeologico nazionale di Firenze
Location Florence, Tuscany, Italy
Coordinates 43° 46′ 34″ N, 11° 15′ 44″ E Link to OpenStreetMap Link to Google Maps
Established 1870
Web page
Authority control
Piano I, Sala XIV.
Accession number 1
Object history
  • : discovered by — (Arezzo)
  • 1553: Palazzo Vecchio (Florence)
  • 1718: Galleria degli Uffizi (Florence)
  • 1879: Palazzo della Crocetta (Museo archeologico, Florence)
  • J. Paul Getty Museum (July 16, 2009–February 8, 2010). The Chimaera of Arezzo. The Getty. Retrieved on 2013-10-24.
  • Ministero per i beni culturali e ambientali - Soprintendenza archeologica della Toscana - Sezione didattica. Chimera in bronzo (PDF). Archeologica Toscana. Retrieved on 2013-10-24.
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Media in category "Chimera of Arezzo"

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