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Figurine

Object Number:48-2-223
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Roman
Provenience: Turkey (Country)
Konya
Date Made: 0-99 AD
Early Date: 0
Late Date: 99
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Bronze
Iconography:Apollo
Mercury
Height: 10.4 cm
Width: 7 cm
Depth: 3 cm
Credit Line:Gift of Elise Biddle (Mrs. Harald) Paumgarten, 1948, 1948
Other Number:31 - Collector Number
L-2-172 - Old Loan Number

Description

Apollo-Mercury. dark green patina. Restored legs from mid-calf to toes. Hole in the knuckles of right clenched fist, and the attribute he held in that hand is missing. Nude except for a chlamys thrown over both shoulders. Left foot stiffly forward. Right hand extends frontward, left arm supports a winged kerykeion. Two wings on head. Tail bound by two bands.

Bibliography:

[Catalogue, Exhibition] Turfa, Jean M., and Romano, Irene B., and Brownlee, Ann B., and White, Donald J. 2002. Guide to the Etruscan and Roman Worlds at the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology.. Philadelphia. University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 50, no. 72View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[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. 33, no. 75View 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. 71-73, no. 73; p. 317, fig. 55View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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