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Object Number: 48-2-91
Current Location: Rome Gallery
Currently On Display
Provenience: Turkey (Country)
Period: Roman Period
Height: 5.1cm
Length: 6.9cm
Width: 0.2cm
Credit Line:Gift of Elise Biddle (Mrs. Harald) Paumgarten, 1948, 1948
Other Number245 - Collector Number
L-2-136 - Old Loan Number


Bull. Brown patina. Horns, tail, and lower halves of hind legs have broken off and their stubs filed smooth. Heavily proportioned free-standing bull faces forward. Its fore and hind quarters are coarsely articulated. Open mouth is gashed; the eyes and ears are deep round holes. Lower halves of the front legs are thin cylinders turned up at the bottom and gashed to form cleft hooves. Cast solid.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Roman World (15 Mar 2003)View Objects in Exhibition


[Book] Warden, P. G. 1997. The Hilprecht Collection of Greek, Italic, and Roman Bronzes in the University of Pennsylvania Museum. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 43, no. 116, pl. 12View 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. 274-275, no. 271; p. 395, fig. 207View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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