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    • Sarcophagus of Cornelius Statius, front panel.

    • Sarcophagus of Cornelius Statius, front panel.

    • Sculpture; Sarcophagi; Coffins; Death & burial; Containers; Monuments & memorials; Memorial works; Inscriptions; Human life cycle; Childhood & youth; Domestic life; Child rearing; Breast feeding; Feeding; Lifting & carrying; Riding;...

    • "[…] this child's sarcophagus has been reassembled from many fragments. The front panel is, however, in fairly good condition, with a few missing pieces reconstructed from Carrara marble. […] This sarcophagus is among the earliest of the...
    • Livia as Ceres [or Fortuna], front view.

    • Livia as Ceres [or Fortuna], front view.

    • Sculpture; Portraits; Women; Empresses; Rulers; People associated with politics & government; Goddesses; People associated with religion; Supernatural beings; Fictitious characters; Myths; Legends; Standing; Clothing & dress; Robes; Veils;...

    • "[…] this statue of Livia, wife of Augustus, underwent not only many modern restorations but also additions such as the arms, the cornucopia, part of the crown of flowers, and large pieces of veil around the neck. Given these circumstances,...
    • Urn of a young soldier.

    • Urn of a young soldier.

    • Sculpture; Urns; Death & burial; Containers; Soldiers; Military personnel; People associated with military activities; Death & burial; Friezes (Ornamental bands); Cartouches; Pediments; Tympana; Architectural elements; Inscriptions; Names;...

    • "The front of this rectangular urn is decorated with two friezes of hearts and darts. Smooth strips frame the decoration along the top and bottom rims and emphasize the container's shape. The central surface of such objects was inscribed. This...
    • Emperor with the head of Trajan, front view.

    • Emperor with the head of Trajan, front view.

    • Sculpture; Portraits; Men; Emperors; Rulers; People associated with politics & government; Military officers; Military personnel; People associated with military activities; Gestures; Clothing & dress; Hairstyles; Military uniforms;...

    • "This armored statue was discovered in the ancient city of Gabii. […] The portrait of Trajan, set on a modern neck, did not belong to the statue; it was furnished in 1793 by Vincenzo Pacetti, who produced this reconstituted piece for the...
    • Herod Atticus, front view.

    • Herod Atticus, front view.

    • Sculpture; Effigies; Portraits; Men; Philosophers; People associated with education & communication; Clothing & dress; Beards; Mustaches

    • "This effigy of the august man of letters was inspired by portraits of Greek philosophers from the fourth and third centuries B.C., but it remains true to the art of the Antonine portrait in its attempts to convey sensitivity and...
    • Bacchus and Silenus, front view.

    • Bacchus and Silenus, front view.

    • Sculpture; Men; Gods; People associated with religion; Myths; Legends; Supernatural beings; Fictitious characters; Nudes; Clothing & dress; Crowns; Headdresses; Headgear; Wreaths; Vines; Hides & skins; Beards; Genitals; Bowls (Tableware);...

    • "This statue combines two antique fragments: Bacchus's torso and Silenus's torso and head, along with sixteenth-century additions including Bacchus's head, arms, and legs, and Silenus's arms and legs. The restoration is probably the work of...
    • Venus from Montagne, front view.

    • Venus from Montagne, front view.

    • Sculpture; Figurines; Women; Goddesses; Myths; Legends; Supernatural beings; Fictitious characters; Hairstyles; Headgear; Grooming; Gestures; Mirrors; Symbols; Cupids; Dolphins; Aquatic animals; Lifting & carrying

    • "Venus is represented rising out of the water in accord with the conventions of the Aphrodite Anadyomene type. The triton and dolphin, which recall the maritime setting, were sometimes depicted alternately with two cupids accompanying the...
    • Three lictors, front views.

    • Three lictors, front views.

    • Sculpture; Metalwork; Figurines; Men; Bodyguards; Guards; People associated with health & safety; Clothing & dress; Boots; Footwear; Hairstyles; Fasces; Ceremonial objects; Emblems; Symbols; Lifting & carrying

    • "When the emperor passed by a crowd, lictors were responsible for holding the onlookers back. The statue here is composed of three lictors standing side by side, their heads turned slightly toward their right. They wear long togas draped over...
    • Ford Hall snackbar, 1936.

    • Ford Hall snackbar, 1936.

    • Buildings; University of Louisville--Buildings; Ford Hall (Louisville, Ky.); Men; Women; Snack bars; Bookstores; Books; Counters; Advertising;

    • Believed to be the snack bar in Ford Hall. There are men and women sitting at tables, drinking (apparently) sodas from bottles. The couple seated in the foreground have been identified as Louise Walther Berg and Kenneth C. Doll. Others stand by a...
    • Duthie Center for Engineering, as Kersey Library.

    • Duthie Center for Engineering, as Kersey Library.

    • Buildings; University of Louisville--Buildings; University of Louisville. Speed Scientific School; Libraries; Banners;

    • Close view of the front of Kersey Library of Engineering and Technology, looking up toward the gable on the front of the building. The word "Research" is inscribed over the columns of the doorway, below a small balcony-like structure. The...
    • Community Park Resident Dorm, circa 2008.

    • Community Park Resident Dorm, circa 2008.

    • Buildings; University of Louisville--Buildings; Dormitories; Fraternities & sororities; University of Louisville. Panhellenic Council; Alpha Omicron Pi. Pi Alpha Chapter (University of Louisville); Pi Beta Phi. Kentucky Alpha Chapter...

    • Community Park dormitory, entrances to Alpha Omicron Pi, Pi Beta Phi and Panhellenic Council areas. Each area has a covered doorway. There is a picnic table, sidewalks, streetlamps, and several small trees in the lawn area in front of these...
    • Community Park, Kappa Delta suite, 2012.

    • Community Park, Kappa Delta suite, 2012.

    • Buildings; University of Louisville--Buildings; Dormitories; Fraternities & sororities; University of Louisville. National Pan-Hellenic Council; Kappa Delta Sorority. Alpha Xi Chapter (University of Louisville);

    • Community Park, eastern view. The Greek letters "Kappa Delta" can be seen on a portico near the corner of the building. (This is the entrance to Kappa Delta sorority's suite.) Location: Belknap Campus: 2033 South Fourth Street. Current...
    • Community Park, Pi Beta Phi suite, 2012.

    • Community Park, Pi Beta Phi suite, 2012.

    • Buildings; University of Louisville--Buildings; Dormitories; Fraternities & sororities; Pi Beta Phi. Kentucky Alpha Chapter (University of Louisville)

    • Community Park. The Greek letters pi beta and phi are affixed on a portico near the corner of the building. This is the entrance to Pi Beta Phi sorority's suite. Location: Belknap Campus: 2033 South Fourth Street. Current uses: Dormitories;...
    • COP-R-LOY, 1929.

    • COP-R-LOY, 1929.

    • Stern wheelers; Tugboats; Steamboats; Boat & ship industry; Howard Ship Yards and Dock Company

    • COP-R-LOY, a stern-wheel towboat with steel hull (73 ft. x 20 ft. x 3.7 ft.), was built at Howard in 1929. Owned by Portsmouth Steel Co., COP-R-LOY operated in the New Boston (Ohio) Mill area. She was renamed DETROITER (Way #T0595) in 1952,...
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