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Handle

Object Number:48-2-273
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Turkey (Country)
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Bronze
Height: 7.6 cm
Width: 4.9 cm
Credit Line:Gift of Elise Biddle (Mrs. Harald) Paumgarten, 1948, 1948
Other Number:30 - Collector Number
L-2-154 - Old Loan Number

Description

Black patina with traces of green and some incrustation. Object is incomplete. Handle is shaped of a surve piece of bronze, almost semi-circular in section. Bottom is flattened to a triangular tab which could have been soldered to a dog-ike head. Open mouth would have gripped the vessel's lip.

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. 70, no. A22View 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. 219, no. 223View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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