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Object Number:48-2-162
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Turkey (Country)
Iconography:Boar Head
Length: 4.5 cm
Depth: 2 cm
Credit Line:Gift of Elise Biddle (Mrs. Harald) Paumgarten, 1948, 1948
Other Number:109 - Collector Number
L-2-90 - Old Loan Number


Boar's head. Dark brown patina with traces of incrustation. Head is hollow. Mouth open. Eyes are heavily relieved and composed of a round circle below an arched ridge. Bristles on the mane are notched. Back of spout is triangular in shape. There is an ancient hold behind the bristles for mounting pin.


[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. 42, no. 109, pl. 12View 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. 156-157, no. 163; p. 344, fig. 108View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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