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Warrior's Head from Aphaia Temple, Glyptothek Munich (Variant C)

Helmeted head of a warrior from the west pediment of the Aphaia Temple, Aegina, Variant C, colour reconstruction (plaster, natural pigment according to the Price Method in tempera technique). Polychromy: Sylvia Kellner, Ulrike Koch-Brinkmann.

(Liebieghaus Sculpture Collection, Frankfurt ST.P705)

Applied methods:
UVF=Ultraviolet Fluorescence (Schott KV 418)
UVR=Ultraviolet Reflectography (Schott UG1 or Schott BG12)
VM=Visual Light Stereo Microscopy (10-50x, Zeiss & Olympus)
DM=Digital Microscopy
RL=Raking Light (Schott KL1500)
NLBW=Photography in visible light, black & white
NLCOLOR=Photography in visible light, full color
MPH=Macro Photography (via Microscope or Macro lenses)
UV-VIS=UV-VIS Absorption Spectroscopy

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(c) Vinzenz Brinkmann 2018, Polychromy Research Project & Eva Maria Czako-Stresow (Athena, Aphaia Temple East Pediment) & Franz Kaufmann




UVF (Detail)


Sosias Cup Berlin

UVF Athena, Aphaia Temple East Pediment

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