University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
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Object Number: 48-2-65
Current Location: Rome Gallery
Currently On Display
Provenience: Turkey (uncertain)
Height: 4.8cm
Width: 1.8cm
Credit Line:Gift of Elise Biddle (Mrs. Harald) Paumgarten, 1948, 1948
Other Number51 - Collector NumberL-2-82 - Other Number


Eagle on a bull's head, on alter. Green patina. Object is very worn. No details. Bird perches on a horizontal bull's head resting on an altar. A series of circles on top molding of altar in a square containing an X and a circle to the right and left. Scalelike pattern on wings. Punched eyes.

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. 56, no. 186, 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. 148-149, no. 155View Objects cited in this Publication

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