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Object Number:48-2-304
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:East Greek
Provenience: Asia Minor
Date Made: 600-500 BC
Early Date: -600
Late Date: -500
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Bronze
Length: 6.4 cm
Credit Line:Gift of Elise Biddle (Mrs. Harald) Paumgarten, 1948, 1948
Other Number:203 - Collector Number
L-2-290 - Old Loan Number

Description

Green patina. Worn through in places. Incrustration is in grooves. Constructed as a round bar decorated by four projecting discs each encircled by a groove. Each end of bar is a bud-shaped finial set on a similarly grooved disc.

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. 16, no. 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. 12-13, no. 12; p. 295, fig. 11View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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