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Plaster Casts With digital objects
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Hebe

Hebe was the Greek goddess of youth and a cup-bearer for the gods.

Virgin and Child Roundel

  • PC/049A
  • Item
  • Mid 19th century to 20th century
  • Part of Plaster Casts

By Andrea della Robbia (1435-1525), in Florence in the late 15th or early 16th century. Virgin and Child with two Cherub heads. Circular relief in blue and white enamelled terracotta. The Virgin holds the Child standing on her right. She is repres...

Virgin and Child Roundel

  • PC/049B
  • Item
  • Mid 19th century to 20th century
  • Part of Plaster Casts

By Andrea della Robbia (1435-1525), in Florence in the late 15th or early 16th century. Virgin and Child with two Cherub heads. Circular relief in blue and white enamelled terracotta. The Virgin holds the Child standing on her right. She is repres...

Lion and Serpent

This item was lost in the fire in The Mackintosh Building at The Glasgow School of Art on 15th June 2018.By Antoine-Louis Barye (Paris, 1795-1875).

Hermes of Praxiteles (Hermes and the Infant Dionysus)

  • PC/012
  • Item
  • Mid 19th century-early 20th century
  • Part of Plaster Casts

Greek sculpture of Hermes and the infant Dionysus discovered in 1877 in the ruins of the Temple of Hera at Olympia. It is traditionally attributed to Praxiteles and dated to the 4th century BC. 3/4 size sculpture.

Sarcophagus of Giustina

  • PC/036A
  • Item
  • Mid 19th century-early 20th century
  • Part of Plaster Casts

This sarcophagus appears to have been made for the church of Santa Giustina at Padua and is perhaps identical with a marble shrine commissioned in 1476 to contain the body of the saint. On the front of the sarcophagus the body of the saint is carv...

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Virgin and Child

  • PC/047
  • Item
  • Mid 19th century-early 20th century
  • Part of Plaster Casts

Original relief in blue and white tin-glazed terracotta made by Andrea della Robbia in Florence in 1487-88. The relief is believed to have been commissioned by Gabriele di Cambio de' Medici, whose marriage to Lucrezia di Alessandro Rondinelli...

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Angel Figure

  • PC/061
  • Item
  • Mid 19th century-early 20th century
  • Part of Plaster Casts

Angel figure in relief with mask at base. Possibly architectural fragment.

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Relief in Wreath

  • PC/062B
  • Item
  • Mid 19th century-early 20th century
  • Part of Plaster Casts

Roman style; possibly of a senator or consul as a wreath is worn. Perhaps part of a larger collection due to style of roundel in rectangular panel.

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Fragment of Stele

  • PC/084
  • Item
  • Mid 19th century-early 20th century
  • Part of Plaster Casts

Stele refers to an upright stone or slab with an inscribed or sculptured surface, used as a monument or as a commemorative tablet in the face of a building.

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Armorial panel

  • PC/094
  • Item
  • Mid 19th century-early 20th century
  • Part of Plaster Casts

Panel with floral decoration and crest.

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