University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
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: 10.4cm
Width: 7cm
Depth: 3cm
Credit Line:Gift of Elise Biddle (Mrs. Harald) Paumgarten, 1948, 1948
Other Number31 - Collector Number
L-2-172 - Other 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] White, Donald, et al. 2002. Guide to the Etruscan and Roman Worlds at the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 50, no. 72View Objects cited in this Publication
[Book] Warden, P. Gregory. 1997. The Hilprecht Collection of Greek, Italic, and Roman Bronzes in the University of Pennsylvania Museum. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 33, no. 75View 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: pp. 71-73, no. 73; p. 317, fig. 55View Objects cited in this Publication

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