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Object Number:48-2-214
Current Location: Rome Gallery
Currently On Display
Culture:Roman
Provenience: Turkey (uncertain)
Date Made: 100-299 AD
Early Date: 100
Late Date: 299
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Bronze
Iconography:Warrior
Thracian Rider
Height: 5.6 cm
Credit Line:Gift of Elise Biddle (Mrs. Harald) Paumgarten, 1948, 1948
Other Number:106 - Collector Number
L-2-27 - Old Loan Number

Description

Thracian Riders. Dark green patina. Left arm and spear are missing. Figure is without horse. Body is turned to right and his right hand is upraised. Wears a short tunic and boots. Details are marked by incisions.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Classical World - Roman World (15 Mar 2003) View Objects in Exhibition

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. 37-38, no. 94, pl. 10View 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. 101-102, no. 101; p. 328, fig. 76View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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