From: Turkey (Country)

Curatorial Section: Mediterranean

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Object Number 48-2-164
Current Location Collections Storage
Culture Graeco-Roman
Provenience Turkey (Country)
Section Mediterranean
Materials Bronze
Iconography Mouse

Bronze lid: mouse. Intact; some green patina. Flat round base of thin metal; on the top a mouse, crouched, and gnawing on something held in his front paws. Large flattened paddle-like tail, to serve as handle; on top of neck behind ears a pierced lug, for suspension. Lid of a lamp?

Height 2.3 cm
Length 4.85 cm
Credit Line Gift of Elise Biddle (Mrs. Harald) Paumgarten, 1948, 1948
Other Number 6 - Collector Number | L-2-60 - Old Loan Number

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