|Current Location:||Collections Storage|
|Date Made:||1400-1499 CE|
|Credit Line:||Gift of Elise Biddle (Mrs. Harald) Paumgarten, 1948, 1948|
|Other Number:||280 - Collector Number|
L-2-238 - Old Loan Number
Candle holder: youth blowing horn. Traces of greenish patina above the waist. Below the waist is a mottled brown and yellow patina common to brass of this period. Young boy standing on a screw base, blowing a horn held in his left hand. marked indentation across his chest. Hole in his outstretched hand would have originally held a pricket-type candle holder. He wears a peaked cap, pointed shoes, and a short tunic with ruffles at bottom.
|[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. 70, no. A19, pl. 26||View 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. 237-239, no. 243; p. 379, fig. 176||View Objects related to this Actual Citation|
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