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Figurine

Object Number:48-2-80
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Parthian
Roman
Provenience: Turkey (Country)
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Bronze
Iconography:Panther
Height: 3.3 cm
Width: 1.8 cm
Credit Line:Gift of Elise Biddle (Mrs. Harald) Paumgarten, 1948, 1948
Other Number:128 - Collector Number
L-2-104 - Old Loan Number

Description

Panther. Brown patina. One ear is missing. large hole, now filled up, pierces the head horizontally. Nose is a protrusion set off by gouged lines. Panther crouches and looks back over its left shoulder. Its tail winds around its body and heavy block-like legs segmented from the body.

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. 49, no. 152, pl. 17View 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. 266-267, no. 265; p. 391, fig. 200View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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