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Object Number:
48-2-86
Current Location:
Culture:
Roman
Provenience:
Turkey (Country)
Samsoun
Section:
Mediterranean
Materials:
Bronze
Iconography:
Bull
Description:
Bull. Traces of green patina and some earth were removed when the object was cleaned. Bull looks slightly to right. Tail was cast in one piece with both hind legs. Very rough surface. Hump is small but set off from the body; dewlap is barely shown.
Height:
4.1cm
Width:
1.1cm
Credit Line:
Gift of Elise Biddle (Mrs. Harold) Paumgarten
Other Number:
185   -   Collector Number
L-2-115   -   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. 112, 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: pp. 136-137, no. 143; p. 333, fig. 87
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