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Handle

Object Number:48-2-275
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Turkey (Country)
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Bronze
Height: 5 cm
Width: 5 cm
Credit Line:Gift of Elise Biddle (Mrs. Harald) Paumgarten, 1948, 1948
Other Number:79 - Collector Number
L-2-162 - Old Loan Number

Description

Black patina with traces of green and incrust. Object is complete. Handle is in the shape of a curved piece of bronze with an irregular elliptical section. It ends in a four-footed "base" of slightly larger diameter than the curved handle itself. Top is dog-like head with open mouth.

Bibliography:

[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. A24View 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: p. 220, no. 225; p. 371, fig. 160View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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