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Figurine

Object Number:48-2-93
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Greek
Provenience: Asia Minor
Date Made: 700-600 BCE
Early Date: -700
Late Date: -600
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Bronze
Iconography:Bull
Height: 4 cm
Width: 1.4 cm
Credit Line:Gift of Elise Biddle (Mrs. Harald) Paumgarten, 1948, 1948
Other Number:259 - Collector Number
L-2-150 - Old Loan Number

Description

Bull. Green patina. Bull is intact except for the ends of the legs. Freestanding frontal bull turns its head very slightly to the right. Longish body with long curved horns, short legs, and a short pointed tail. No ears. Blocklike face. No engraved details.

Bibliography:

[Book] Warden, P. G. 1997. The Hilprecht Collection of Greek, Italic, and Roman Bronzes in the University of Pennsylvania Museum.. University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 14, no. 4, pl. 1View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[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.. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: pp. 5-6, no. 5; p. 292, fig. 5View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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