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Figurine

Object Number:
48-2-96
Current Location:
Rome Gallery
Culture:
Roman
Provenience:
Mediterranean
Section:
Mediterranean
Materials:
Bronze
Iconography:
Bull
Description:
Bull. Patina black with traces of brown. Object is intact. Base is low, truncated, pyramidal pedestal with molding at bottom and a foot at each corner. Bull stands with its right legs advanced, the left legs back. Looped tail rests on hindquarters. Head is slightly turned to right. Grooves mark the wrinkles in the neck.
Height:
4.7cm
Width:
1.8cm
Credit Line:
Gift of Elise Biddle (Mrs. Harold) Paumgarten
Other Number:
217   -   Collector Number
L-2-133   -   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. 118, pl. 13
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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. 134, no. 138
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