Online Cast Exhibition

2. NEKHEBET

Egyptian. Cast of the original. Colored relief.

3. BANOFRE, A SCRIBE

Egyptian. Cast of the original in the British Museum, London. 18th Dynasty (ca. 1570 - 1320 BCE).

6. WOUNDED LIONESS

Assyrian. Cast of the original in the British Museum, London. Detail from The Great Lion Hunt, an alabaster relief from the North Palace of King Ashurbanipal at Ninevah (northern Iraq), ca. 668-627 BCE.

Column and capital with abstract and mythological designs

Cypriote. Cast of the original in the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Limestone stele probably from the necropolis at Golgoi or at Idalion, 7th-5th centuries BCE.

Statue of Eros, depicted as an idealized youth

Hellenistic. Cast of the original from the Capitoline Museum, Rome. Roman copy of a Greek bronze, possibly by Lysippos, marble, ca. 340-330 BCE.

capital with lotus flowers, volutes, and sphinxes

Cypriote. Cast of the original in the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Limestone stele from the necropolis at Golgoi, late 5th century BCE.

Limestone stele depicting three figures and heiroglyphs

Egyptian. Cast of the original in the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Limestone stele found near Saqqara (northeast Egypt), ca. 1320 BCE.

Panel in high relief depicting Perseus, Athena, Medusa, and Pegasus

Archaic. Cast of the original in the Regional Archaeological Museum, Palermo. Metope from a temple in Selinunte, a Greek colony on the southern coast of Sicily, 6th-5th centuries BCE.

Sculpture head of the Greek Goddess Athena

Archaic. Cast of the original in the Altes Museum, Berlin. Greek, 6th century BCE.

Sculpture of the head of the ancient Athenian philosopher Socrates

Classical. Cast of the original in the Vatican Museum, Rome. Roman copy of a Greek original, marble, ca. 350-330 BCE.

Bronze cast of a male portrait bust.  Believed to be either Seneca the Younger, Hesiod, or Aristophanes

Hellenistic. Cast of the original in the National Museum of Archaeology, Naples. Roman copy of a bronze original found at Herculaneum, ca. 250-150 BCE.

Sculptural head of Julius Caesar depicting an idealized portrait

Hellenistic. Cast of the original in the Capitoline Museum, Rome. Copy of a Greek original, ca. 65-40 BCE.

 

Portrait bust of Cicero showing age lines and wrinkles of the sitter

Hellenistic. Cast of the original in the Capitoline Museum, Rome. Copy of a Greek original, marble, ca. 50 BCE.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Portrait bust of Plato.  The portrait show an older male with a beard, receding hair line, and wrinkles

Hellenistic. Cast of the original. Copy of a Greek original, possibly by Silanion, style of the 4th century BCE.