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Object Number:48-2-153
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Turkey (Country)
Iconography:Bull Head
Height: 5.2 cm
Width: 5.3 cm
Credit Line:Gift of Elise Biddle (Mrs. Harald) Paumgarten, 1948, 1948
Other Number:10 - Collector Number
L-2-56 - Old Loan Number


Bull's head. Green patina with calcium incrustations. End of right horn is broken off. mask of a bull is superimposed on three interlocked rings. Head is hollow, with a modern nail at back. Features of hair are rendered in heavy grooves.


[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. 44, no. 126, 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. 175-176, no. 180; p. 354, fig. 126View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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