University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Image is Not Available
Object Number: 48-2-117
Current Location: Rome Gallery
Currently On Display
Culture:Roman
Provenience: Turkey (Country)
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Bronze
Iconography:Horse
Height: 6.4cm
Length: 3.9cm
Width: 2.3cm
Credit Line:Gift of Elise Biddle (Mrs. Harald) Paumgarten, 1948, 1948
Other Number46 - Collector Number
L-2-79 - Other Number

Description

Horse. Blac patina. left front leg of horse is broken off and there is a hole through the front of the pedestal. High pedestal base is stepped along its lower edge and rests on four corner feet. Horse prances with its left front foot raised and its head turned to left. Large topknot. Grooves for eyes, neck wrinkles, and leg details.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

Roman World (15 Mar 2003)View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Book] Warden, P. Gregory. 1997. The Hilprecht Collection of Greek, Italic, and Roman Bronzes in the University of Pennsylvania Museum. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 47, no. 142, pl. 16View Objects cited in this Publication
[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. : Page/Fig./Plate: pp. 111-112, no. 111View Objects cited in this Publication

You may also be interested in these objects:


See a problem? Let us know online.collections@pennmuseum.org

© Penn Museum 2016 Sitemap / Contact / Copyright / Disclaimer / Privacy / Upenn