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Object Number: 48-2-107
Current Location: Rome Gallery
Currently On Display
Culture:Roman
Provenience: Turkey (Country)
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Bronze
Iconography:Horse
Height: 4.1cm
Length: 4.8cm
Credit Line:Gift of Elise Biddle (Mrs. Harald) Paumgarten, 1948, 1948
Other Number17 - Collector Number
L-2-69 - Other Number

Description

Horse. Greenish patina. Left hind leg is broken off. Horse prances with its right front leg raised and its head turned to the right. Right leg is much shorter than the others. Grooving provides details of mane, neck wrinkles, shoulders, tail and eyes. Pupils and nostrils are dotted.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

Roman World (15 Mar 2003)View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Book] Warden, P. Gregory. 1997. The Hilprecht Collection of Greek, Italic, and Roman Bronzes in the University of Pennsylvania Museum. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 46, no. 133View 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: p. 112, no. 112View Objects cited in this Publication

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