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Dublin Core

Title

Bust of Flora

Creator

Date

Identifier

RDS_treasures_260_Unknown_Flora.jpg

Description

Bust of a classical female, most likely Flora, goddess of flowering plants, or Ceres, goddess of crops; the subject modelled slightly to proper right, with blind eyes; wearing a chiton, belted between and beneath the bust and secured at each shoulder with a pin of disc form, and a fruit and foliate wreath on her heard; on a white marble socle of circular, waisted form; unsigned.

Source

RDS Treasures Collection

Rights

Copyright RDS Library & Archives. Publication, transmission or display is prohibited without formal written approval of the RDS Library & Archives.

Relation

RDS Library & Archives

Format

Marble

Coverage

19th century

Still Image Item Type Metadata

Original Format

Marble

Physical Dimensions

66 cm

Collection:

RDS Treasures


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Citation

Unknown Artist, “Bust of Flora,” RDS, accessed September 28, 2022, https://digitalarchive.rds.ie/items/show/3992.

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