|Inventory Number:||BI 166|
|Section Number:||ΠΘ 17|
|Category:||Bone & Ivory|
|Description:||Statuette of seated female figure.|
A draped figure, similar to BI 167, but seated facing front.
Both arms are missing.
In the back of the bench, or rock, on which the figure sits is a small hole; another in the bottom.
|Notes:||This figure was complete when unpacked (June 1949); when taken from BI drawer to put in museum case (March 1950), the head was missing and could not be found.|
|Handling:||A tissue and ethafoam support mount within a (non-archival) plastic box was constructed for storage. A stable RH would be preferable.|
with care -- object will continue to split without a stable environment
|Negatives:||Leica, 5-222, 5-223, II-41|
|Dimensions:||H. 0.057; W. (bottom) 0.019; Th. (bottom) 0.025; Diam. (hole) ca. 0.003|
|Date:||24 May 1935|
|Bibliography:||Hesperia 5 (1936), p. 18, fig. 15.|
|AJA 39 (1935), p. 445, fig. 8, no. 4.|
|References:||Publication: Hesperia 5 (1936)|
Image: 2012.23.0381 (5-222)
Image: 2012.23.0382 (5-223)
Image: 2012.50.0142 (II-41)
Deposit: D 10:1
Card: BI 166