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II, p. 281, nn. 1720-1723, Taf. LVIII, 6-9; vol. IV, p. , vol. II, p. , nn. 1840, Taf. , vol. II, p. 304, nO 1845, Taf. LXI, 32-35; cfr. vol. IV, p. ). 2 Coin. , p. 75, nO I, tav. 187. 3 Mon. , p. 227, nO 545. Qui l'autore ipotizza che la moneta in questione rifletta l'usanza rituale relativa ad ~ una festa d'Iside~, nella quale si portava in processione una immagine d'Iside su una quadriga. 4 Anche Hill, Catalogue, p. 52, nO 349 definisce l'immagine : • Agalma of Isis ~. , Sicily, p. 226, nn. 684-687 : «Agalma of divinity~.
Pace,« Arte ed artisti della Sicilia antica. in Mem. Ace. , serie V, vol. XV(1915), p. 589 nota 6 e fig. ). 22 I CULTI EGIZi di culto e poi la lastrina d'avorio di Cat. 56 che probabilmente fungeva da castone in un anello, con profilo femminile di tipo egittizzante. Si tratta di un oggetto di lusso, il quale rientra nella classe delle oreficerie 0 comunque dei preziosi e, come l'anello sopra menzionato, attesta una moda ellenistica che all'Oriente, e pili precisamente aIl'Egitto, attinge motivi e prodotti artistici.
Drexler, art. , col. , II, 1905, p. , GuUi e miti, p. , 2a serie, I, 2 1 2 32 I CULTI EGIZi Ia testa di Iside con i lunghi capelli ricadenti in boccoli suI collo e cinti da una corona di spighe al centro della quale si leva il basileion. SuI rovescio e il tipico copricapo isiaco (Oat. 1 Soltanto ipotetica e invece l'identificazione della dea egizia nella figura femminile che nel rovescio di un terzo esemplare siracusano appare ritta su una quadriga, nell'atto di reggere una fiaccola (Oat. 10).
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