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Figurine

Object Number:48-2-134
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Greek
Provenience: Asia Minor (uncertain)
Date Made: 700-650 BCE
Early Date: -700
Late Date: -650
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Bronze
Iconography:Horse
Height: 3.8 cm
Length: 5.2 cm
Width: 1.1 cm
Credit Line:Gift of Elise Biddle (Mrs. Harald) Paumgarten, 1948, 1948
Other Number:134 - Collector Number
L-2-74 - Old Loan Number

Description

Horse (?). Green patina. Feet and tail are broken off. Animal generally horse like in shape. large round hole pierces the head from side to side. Lump at back is the stub of a tail which was probably broken off in antiquity and worn smooth. No other markings.

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. 15, no. 7, pl. 1View 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. 4-5, no. 4; p. 291, fig. 4View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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