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FRAGMENT OF A CARVED TRIANGULAR PILLAR

117-138 AD
Probably Hadrianic

Marble, probably Italian marble

Height: 28cm
Width: 16cm

Museum number: S74

Vermeule catalogue number: Vermeule 137help-vermeule-catalogue-number

Curatorial note

A fragment of a shaft identical with the previous (no.136; S142), as can be seen especially from the strip of moulding remaining along the left side.

Provenance help-art-provenance

Rome; collected in Rome by Charles Heathcote Tatham for the architect Henry Holland during the 1790s. See Cornelius Vermeule, unpublished Catalogue of the Antiquities at Sir John Soane's Museum, Introduction, transcription of Tatham letters, List 2, no.69 or 70.

Literature

Tatham, see prev.


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