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Object Number: 48-2-238
Current Location: Rome Gallery
Currently On Display
Culture:Roman
Provenience: Mediterranean
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Bronze
Iconography:Man
Patera
Sacrifice
Height: 6.7cm
Credit Line:Gift of Elise Biddle (Mrs. Harald) Paumgarten, 1948, 1948
Other Number99 - Collector Number
L-2-21 - Other Number

Description

Sacrificing man. Brown patina with traces of green and a calcium deposit. Male figure wears long flowing hair, a beard and a sleeveless garment covered by a pallium. Right hand holds a patera and what may be a rolled parchment in the left.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

Roman World (15 Mar 2003)View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Book] Warden, P. Gregory. 1997. The Hilprecht Collection of Greek, Italic, and Roman Bronzes in the University of Pennsylvania Museum. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 37, no. 91, pl 9View Objects cited in this Publication
[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. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 98, no. 98; p. 326, fig. 73View Objects cited in this Publication

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