Category:Chimera of Arezzo

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Chimera of Arezzo
Title
Chimera of Arezzo
Chimera of Arezzo
Object type statue
object_type QS:P31,Q179700
Description
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
medium QS:P186,Q34095
Dimensions Length: 129 cm (50.7 ″); Height: 78.5 cm (30.9 ″)
dimensions QS:P2043,129U174728;P2048,78.5U174728
institution QS:P195,Q637237
Current location
Piano I, Sala XIV.
Accession number
1
Object history
  • : —
  • 1553: Palazzo Vecchio (Florence)
  • 1718: Galleria degli Uffizi (Florence)
  • 1879: Palazzo della Crocetta (Museo archeologico, Florence)
References
  • 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.

Media in category "Chimera of Arezzo"

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