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Object Number: 48-2-66
Current Location: Rome Gallery
Currently On Display
Provenience: Turkey (uncertain)
Date Made: 100-199 AD
Early Date: 100
Late Date: 199
Height: 5.1cm
Width: 1.9cm
Credit Line:Gift of Elise Biddle (Mrs. Harald) Paumgarten, 1948, 1948
Other Number65 - Collector NumberL-2-85 - Other Number


Eagle on ram's head. Traces of green patina remain. Object is intact. There is a hole for nail in center. Eagle stands on a horizontal ram's head, with left leg forward and head turned to right. Its wings are crossed over its tail. Ram's wool and detailed feathers of eagle are shallow relief.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Roman World (15 Mar 2003)View Objects in Exhibition


[Book] Warden, P. Gregory. 1997. The Hilprecht Collection of Greek, Italic, and Roman Bronzes in the University of Pennsylvania Museum. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 57, no. 188, pl. 21View Objects cited in this Publication
[Thesis] Moore, Charlotte B. 1969. Description and analysis of the bronze and lead objects in the Herman V. Hilprecht Collection, the University Museum of the University of Pennsylvania. : Page/Fig./Plate: pp. 149-150, no. 156; p. 341, fig. 103View Objects cited in this Publication

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