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Figurine

Object Number:48-2-119
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:East Greek
Provenience: Turkey (uncertain)
Date Made: 6th century BC
Early Date: -699
Late Date: -500
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Bronze
Iconography:Dog
Height: 2.3 cm
Length: 4.5 cm
Credit Line:Gift of Elise Biddle (Mrs. Harald) Paumgarten, 1948, 1948
Other Number:37 - Collector Number
L-2-76 - Old Loan Number

Description

Dog. Patination removed in 1966. Four footed animal is in tact. Stands with legs well apart, tail sloping outward behind. Tongue is in open mouth. A rectangular stub sits on its back; the upper surface appears to have been broken and filed.

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: pp. 44-45, no. 128, 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. 7-8, no. 7; p. 292, fig. 6View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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