Danube Virtual Museum

Bronze Sculpture of Jupiter

Title: Bronze Sculpture of Jupiter
Site: Текija / Transdierna
Location/Region: Kladovo
Chrolonology: 1 AD - 500
Museum: National Museum in Belgrade - Archeological Museum of Đerdap
Country: Serbia
Period: Roman Limes: Flavians-Hadrian
Epoch: Roman
Closer Dating: 1st - 2nd century
Material: Bronze
Dimensions: H 10 cm
Bibliography: Ј. (Rankov) Kondić (processing, cat. collection in the prepress); А. C. Kuzmanović - A. Jovanović, TEKIJA, Belgrade 2004.

Description

Small, well-preserved, sculpture of a naked god, in characteristic pose, made ​​in the best traditions of Roman classicism.

The Roman fortress with the village Transdierna / Tekija: a systematic archaeological excavations and research (Iron Gate/Đerdap I Project, Prof. Dr A.C. Kuzmanović).