University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 50-1-35
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Roman
Provenience: Mediterranean
Period: Roman Period
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Bronze
Iconography:Dog Head
Height: 1.1cm
Length: 3.1cm
Credit Line:Gift of Mrs. R. Hare Davis, 1950

Description

Head intact; broken off at tho neck, the break filed smooth. The dog did not have a proper neck but seems to have finished the end of a rod; perhaps decoration on the end of a handle. Flat and unfinished underneath. Long head with pointed nose and ears laid back.


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