University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:48-2-303
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Roman
Provenience: Turkey (Country)
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Bronze
Length: 3.9 cm
Credit Line:Gift of Elise Biddle (Mrs. Harald) Paumgarten, 1948, 1948
Other Number:202 - Collector Number
L-2-289 - Old Loan Number

Description

Fine light green patina. Handle is oval in shape with a ridge running along the outside edge. It terminates in points with wedge-shaped cuts in front. Handle was attached to the vase by a spool decorated by three pairs of circular bands. One side of the spool is flat and rough where it once was soldered to the vessel.


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. 61, no. 211View 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. 153-154, no. 160; p. 342, fig. 105View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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