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Figurine

Object Number:48-2-121
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Roman
Provenience: Turkey (Country)
Samsoun
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Bronze
Iconography:Dog
Height: 3.4 cm
Length: 3.3 cm
Width: 1.2 cm
Credit Line:Gift of Elise Biddle (Mrs. Harald) Paumgarten, 1948, 1948
Other Number:199 - Collector Number
L-2-126 - Old Loan Number

Description

Dog. Green patina. Dog sits on a flat plinth which follows the outline of its body. It sits on its hind legs and looks upward, turning its head slightly to the right. Its hair is indicated by irregular fine lines while the collar is decorated with a series of punched circles. Eyes are dots encircled by grooves.

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. 45, no. 130, pl. 14View 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. 103-104, no. 104; p. 331, fig. 83View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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