Portrait, Perhaps Berenike II



Portrait, Perhaps Berenike II


probably 3rd Century BC


Greek, Hellenistic


9/16 x 7/16 x 1/2 in. (1.4 x 1.1 x 1.2 cm)

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Gift of Drs. Ann and Robert S. Walzer through the Nathan Rubin - Ida Ladd Family Foundation


Royal Portraits and the Hellenistic Kingdoms, Robin Symes, Ltd., 2 East 79th Street, New York, November 30 - December 3, 1999|
MCCM Permanent Collection Reinstallation, September 2004 - Present
Robin Symes, Royal Portraits and the Hellenistic Kingdoms (London: Robin Symes, 1999), number 15.|
Advert for Royal Portraits and the Hellenistic Kingdoms, Apollo (November 1999): 7-8.|
Sotheby's New York, Antiquities (December 7, 2001), lot 85, back cover illustration.|
MCCM Newsletter, March - May 2002.|
Jasper Gaunt, "New Galleries of Greek & Roman Art at Emory University: The Michael C. Carlos Museum," Minerva 16 (January/February 2005): 13-17.|
Susan Jaques, A Love for the Beautiful: Discovering America's Hidden Art Museums (Guilford: Globe Pequot Press, 2012), 41.


© Michael C. Carlos Museum, Emory University. Photo by Bruce M. White, 2004.
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