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Object Number: 48-2-102
Current Location: Rome Gallery
Currently On Display
Culture:Roman
Provenience: Turkey (Country)
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Bronze
Iconography:Bull
Height: 3.9cm
Width: 1.5cm
Credit Line:Gift of Elise Biddle (Mrs. Harald) Paumgarten, 1948, 1948
Other Number119 - Collector Number
L-2-100 - Other Number

Description

Bull. Very dark green and worn patina. Most of edge of low, sloping pedestal base is broken. Bull stands with its feet apart. Tail adheres to the left hind leg. Neck wrinkles are indicated by grooves. Punched dots for eyes and nostrils.


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: pp. 43-44, no. 122, pl. 13View 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: pp. 132-133, no. 136View Objects cited in this Publication

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