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Object Number:48-2-129
Current Location: Rome Gallery
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Culture:Roman
Greek
Provenience: Turkey (Country)
Samsoun
Date Made: 550-500 BCE
Early Date: -550
Late Date: -500
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Bronze
Iconography:Lamb
Sheep
Height: 2.2 cm
Length: 3.9 cm
Credit Line:Gift of Elise Biddle (Mrs. Harald) Paumgarten, 1948, 1948
Other Number:198 - Collector Number
L-2-125 - Old Loan Number

Description

Figurine of a sheep. Brown patina with traces of green. Hole above the left eye. Lamb kneels with its forelegs doubled under it. Head turned sharply to left. Surface is decorated with punched dots representing wool. back feet are missing.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Classical World - Roman World (15 Mar 2003) View Objects in Exhibition

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: pp. 51-52, no. 161, pl. 18View 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: p. 8, no. 8; p. 293, fig. 7View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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