Gultepe Bei Kayseriye
Figurine of an eagle combined with an animal. Black patina. Object is intact. Eagle sits with folded wings on top of an almost vertical bull's head. A suspension ring is set in the middle of eagle's back. The eyes of both animals are punched circles. Details of hair and feathers are engraved.
Gift of Elise Biddle (Mrs. Harold) Paumgarten
|54 || - || Field No SF|
|L-2-157 || - || Other Number|
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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