Détails
IMAGE ID
AMO104784
Titre
Metrological relief giving a standard length of a fathom (youth's outstretched arms) and a foot, 460-450 BC (marble)
Artiste
Greek, (5th century BC) / Greek
Lieu de conservation
Ashmolean Museum, University of Oxford, UK
Technique
marble
Date
460 BC-450 BC (C5th BC)
Dimensions
63x172.5x18 cms
Description
Turkey 'Metrological Relief' pediment; shows certain standard measurements that applied in the eastern part of the Greek world; among the measurements are: a fathom of 2.08 m (assuming the relief to have been symmetrical), an ell (52 cm); a foot (29.7 cm) length: 63 cm
Crédit Photo
Bridgeman Images
Mot(s)-clé
figure / carved / foot / handspan / relief / breadth / arm span / measurement / sculpture / carving / metrological / arms outstretched / measure / perhaps from paros / ell / classical / male / width / measurements / size / finger / fathom / pediment / amq
Disponibilité
Taille (pixels) Taille en 300 dpi Taille du fichier (MB)
Grand 6890 × 4823 px 583 × 408 mm 9 MB
Moyen 1024 × 717 px 87 × 61 mm 0 MB
Petit 600 × 420 px 51 × 36 mm 0 MB
Copyright
Out of copyright

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