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Hebe

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

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.

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...

Not available / given

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...

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.

Not available / given

Putti and foliage (Tondo)

  • PC/106
  • Item
  • Mid 19th century-early 20th century
  • Part of Plaster Casts

Putti surrounded by symmetrical curling foliage. Thought to be c16th, Italian.

Not available / given

Remembrance Panel

  • PC/208
  • Item
  • Mid 19th century-early 20th century
  • Part of Plaster Casts

Panel with commemorations flanked by man and woman with cherubs and surrounded by decorative ornamentation.

Not available / given

Parthenon Frieze (South Frieze XLIV)

Designed by Pheidias, 447-432BC. A section of the south frieze showing men leading sacrificial animals. It is generally agreed that the frieze depicts (in narrative form) the Greater Panathenaic procession from the Leokoreion by the Dipylon gate t...

Parthenon Frieze

Designed by Pheidias, 447-432BC. Figures bearing water jugs. It is generally agreed that the frieze depicts (in narrative form) the Greater Panathenaic procession from the Leokoreion by the Dipylon gate to the Acropolis, was mooted by Stuart and R...

Bishop

  • PC/057
  • Item
  • Mid 19th century-early 20th century
  • Part of Plaster Casts

Plaster cast Archibishop holding Staff, gothic style.

Not available / given

Fragment of Frieze

  • PC/087
  • Item
  • Mid 19th century-early 20th century
  • Part of Plaster Casts

Frieze fragment, natural acanthus leaves with border.

Not available / given

Cherub with Horns

  • PC/212
  • Item
  • Mid 19th century-early 20th century
  • Part of Plaster Casts

Cast in dark brown. Head of cherub holding onto two horns, between two carved snakes and fruit.

Not available / given

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