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Pendant

Object Number:48-2-182
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Picene
Provenience: Italy
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Bronze
Length: 8.1 cm
Width: 1.3 cm
Depth: 1.3 cm
Credit Line:Gift of Elise Biddle (Mrs. Harald) Paumgarten, 1948, 1948
Other Number:283 - Collector Number
L-2-279 - Old Loan Number

Description

Some green patina. Intact. Long shaft, round in section, tapers toward either end, and is decorated in middle with a flattened spherical swelling enclosed by two convex moldings. Ball at the lower end. Suspension hole shaped like an earred stirrup at upper end.

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. 26, no. 49View 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. 67, no. 68View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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