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Figurine

Object Number:48-2-219
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Roman
Provenience: Turkey (Country)
Samsoun
Date Made: 99-0 BCE
Early Date: -99
Late Date: 0
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Bronze
Iconography:Woman
Height: 6.6 cm
Credit Line:Gift of Elise Biddle (Mrs. Harald) Paumgarten, 1948, 1948
Other Number:171 - Collector Number
L-2-30 - Old Loan Number

Description

Lamp lid: woman. Black patina and badly rubbed. There are traces of incrustation in the lower folds of the drapery. Figure is complete. Woman stands on a flat circular base with a projecting hinge at the back. She places her weight on her right leg. Left leg is placed slightly advanced. Left arm hangs loosely to side. Looks slightly to her right.

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. 38, no. 96, pl. 10View 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. 164-166, no. 171; p. 347, fig. 114View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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