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Object Number: 48-2-63
Current Location: Rome Gallery
Currently On Display
Provenience: Turkey (uncertain)
Date Made: 100-299 AD
Early Date: 100
Late Date: 299
Height: 5.2cm
Credit Line:Gift of Elise Biddle (Mrs. Harald) Paumgarten, 1948, 1948
Other Number114 - Collector Number
L-2-95 - Other Number


Eagle on bull's head. Dark green patina. Traces of incrustation. Base flares outward like a funnel and has a round molding on the top. On it is a bull's head supporting an eagle. A large piece of hollow base is missing.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Roman World (15 Mar 2003)View Objects in Exhibition


[Book] Warden, P. Gregory. 1997. The Hilprecht Collection of Greek, Italic, and Roman Bronzes in the University of Pennsylvania Museum. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 56, no. 184, pl. 21View 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. 146-147, no. 152View Objects cited in this Publication

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