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Ceres, Wearing A Talaric Tunic And Peplos, Holds A Phial And Sceptre Topped With A Palmette ; Coré [I.E. Kore], Her Daughter, Holds Two Flaming Torches.

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Names
Petit, L. (Engraver)
Bineteau, P. (Lithographer)
Collection

Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection

Costume -- Ancient -- Greece

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1844 - 1861
Library locations
Art and Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC COSTU-Anc-Gr
Topics
Ceres (Roman deity)
Clothing & dress -- Greece -- To 499
Staffs (Sticks) -- To 499
Women -- Clothing & dress -- Greece -- To 499
Torches -- To 499
Proserpina (Roman deity)
Columns -- Greece -- To 499
Notes
Content : Title from folder.

Content : Printed on border: "T. III." "Pl. XXXVII." Written on border: "Ceres wearing a talaric tunic and peplos holds a phial and sceptre topped with a palmette. Coré, her daughter, holds two flaming torches. The fluted Doric column indicates the interior of the Eleusinian temple. This is probably a funerary offering to the manes or spirits of the Jeadi Hamilton collection." Image has foxing.

Source note: Elite des monuments céramographiques : matériaux pour l''histoire des religions et des moeurs de l''antiquité. (Paris : Leleux, 1844-1861) Lenormant, Charles (1802-1859), Author.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 print : b ; 26 x 26 cm. (10 x 10 in.)
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Dynix : 1638051
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b17566905
Barcode : 33333159254339
UUID: e3590bc0-c548-012f-6708-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1844: Issued (Approximate)
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Ceres, Wearing A Talaric Tunic And Peplos, Holds A Phial And Sceptre Topped With A Palmette ; Coré [I.E. Kore], Her Daughter, Holds Two Flaming Torches." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1844 - 1861. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-f126-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Ceres, Wearing A Talaric Tunic And Peplos, Holds A Phial And Sceptre Topped With A Palmette ; Coré [I.E. Kore], Her Daughter, Holds Two Flaming Torches." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 4, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-f126-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1844 - 1861). Ceres, Wearing A Talaric Tunic And Peplos, Holds A Phial And Sceptre Topped With A Palmette ; Coré [I.E. Kore], Her Daughter, Holds Two Flaming Torches. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-f126-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Ceres, Wearing A Talaric Tunic And Peplos, Holds A Phial And Sceptre Topped With A Palmette ; Coré [I.E. Kore], Her Daughter, Holds Two Flaming Torches.