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Figurine

Object Number:48-2-282
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Roman
Provenience: Turkey (Country)
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Bronze
Iconography:Human
Length: 2.7 cm
Width: 1.7 cm
Credit Line:Gift of Elise Biddle (Mrs. Harald) Paumgarten, 1948, 1948
Other Number:123 - Collector Number
L-2-214 - Old Loan Number

Description

Hand holding ball. Black patina with heavy incrustation. Second and fourth fingers are broken. Wrist is twisted. Pin head is composed of a lady's hand holding a ball between the thumb and first two fingers. The fingers are long and curved upward at the tips.

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. 65, no. 231, pl. 23View 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. 206, no. 214View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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