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.
Gift of Elise Biddle (Mrs. Harold) Paumgarten
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Current & Past Exhibitions:
Roman World (15 Mar 2003)
[Book] Warden, Gregory P. 1997. The Hilprecht Collection of Greek, Italic, and Roman Bronzes in the University of Pennsylvania Museum. : Page/Fig./Plate: 56
[Catalogue] 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.
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