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Figurine

Object Number:
48-2-88
Current Location:
Rome Gallery
Culture:
Roman
Provenience:
Turkey (Country)
Date Made:
6/3/1907
Early Date:
1907
Late Date:
1907
Section:
Mediterranean
Materials:
Terracotta
Iconography:
Bull
Description:
Bull. Brown patina. Object intact. Bull prances with the right foreleg raised and its head turned slightly to right. Tail curves over hindquarters. Hind legs are very short. Hump is high, dewlap is small. Eyes and neck wrinkles are indicated by grooves.
Height:
3.4cm
Length:
4cm
Width:
1cm
Credit Line:
Gift of Elise Biddle (Mrs. Harold) Paumgarten
Other Number:
44   -   Collector Number
L-2-78   -   Other Number

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Roman World (15 Mar 2003)
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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. 43, no. 114, pl. 12
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[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. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 138, no. 145; p. 337, fig. 95
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