Corpus ID: 193413442

Ein klassischer Hausaltar

  title={Ein klassischer Hausaltar},
  author={V. M. Strocka},
A marble pillar with reliefs on three sides, Berlin Sk 942, has recently been interpreted by A. Scholl as part of an arm-rail of a throne of a colossal cult-statue, whereas its is identified in this article as an altar in a private house of the late 5th cent. B.C. There are parallels in Classical and Hellenistic times regarding measurements and workmanship. The author agrees with former estimation of the figures as Aphrodite Urania-Zeus Herkeios or Theleios-Hera Teleia accords perfectly with… Expand