University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:75-10-5A
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Phrygian
Provenience: Turkey (Country)
Phrygia
Gordion
Locus: Tumulus A
Date Made: 1952
Early Date: 1952
Late Date: 1952
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Metal
Technique:Electroplate
Iconography:Lion Head
Length: 8 cm
Width: 6.9 cm
Credit Line:Gift of the Estate of Rodney S. Young, 1975
Other Number:Gordion 1 J 1. Q.v. - Field Number

Description

Bracelet is a hollow tube bent to an oval, and ending in lion's heads which were hammered over a form and decorated with grooving, incision and punching.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

Great Sites: Gordion ( Feb 2009 - Feb 2009) View Objects in Exhibition
His Golden Touch: The Gordion Drawing of Piet de Jong (26 Sep 2009 - 10 Jan 2010) View Objects in Exhibition
The Golden Age of King Midas (13 Feb 2016 - 27 Nov 2016) View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Article] Sams, G. K. 1979. "Imports at Gordion: Lydian and Persian Periods". Expedition: The Magazine of the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. Philadelphia. University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. Vol. 21. no. 4. pg. 6-17 Type Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: cover, p. 12, fig. 9View Objects related to this Type Citation

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