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Figurine

Object Number:48-2-263
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Roman
Provenience: Turkey (Country)
Date Made: 0-199 CE
Early Date: 0
Late Date: 199
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Bronze
Iconography:Minerva
Height: 5.7 cm
Width: 2.8 cm
Depth: 2.1 cm
Credit Line:Gift of Elise Biddle (Mrs. Harald) Paumgarten, 1948, 1948
Other Number:242 - Collector Number
L-2-49 - Old Loan Number

Description

Minerva bust. Dark brown patina with traces of green and buff incrustations. There are modern holes in hollow at the back. Minerva's head looks slightly to the right. Drapery is plain. A lug with small dents on either side of it projects from between the two halves of her high helmet crest.

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. 34, no. 78, pl. 7View 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. 181-182, no. 186; p. 355, fig. 129View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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