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Spout (uncertain)

Object Number:48-2-311
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Italy
Etruria
Perugia
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Bronze
Length: 7.4 cm
Credit Line:Gift of Elise Biddle (Mrs. Harald) Paumgarten, 1948, 1948
Other Number:141 - Collector Number
L-2-273 - Old Loan Number

Description

Green patina. Object is complete. It is made of thin bronze in the shape resembling an upsidedown cow's hoof and lower leg. The "toe" is rounded with two knob-like projections at the "heel". Between the "toe" and the projection the object is open, as it is at the back.

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. 63, no. 220View 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: p. 281, no. 278; p. 398, fig. 214View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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