University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:48-2-74
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Turkey (uncertain)
Height: 3 cm
Width: 0.5 cm
Credit Line:Gift of Elise Biddle (Mrs. Harald) Paumgarten, 1948, 1948
Other Number:40 - Collector Number
L-2-219 - Old Loan Number


Bronze finial: bird. Dark green patina with rust colored incrustations. Part of one corner supports is missing; otherwise the object is complete. Long-necked bird decorated with coarse grooving, two raised bands around neck and punched circles on wings and eyes. Object is broken off underneath, as can be seen by the roughness.


[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. 59, no. 199, pl. 22View 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. 215-216, no. 222; p. 370, fig. 159View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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