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Object Number: 48-2-103
Current Location: Rome Gallery
Currently On Display
Culture:Roman
Provenience: Turkey (Country)
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Bronze
Iconography:Bull
Height: 5.1cm
Width: 2.1cm
Credit Line:Gift of Elise Biddle (Mrs. Harald) Paumgarten, 1948, 1948
Other Number118 - Collector Number
L-2-99 - Old Loan Number

Description

Bull. Dark green patina with traces of brown. Object is intact except for one foot of pedestal. Both pairs of legs are single masses with grooves to indicate the 1 individual legs. There is grooving also for the wrinkles of the neck, hair of belly, joints of legs and eye sockets and mouth. Pupils and nostrils are dots.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

Roman World (15 Mar 2003)View Objects in Exhibition

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. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 53, no. 78View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Book] Warden, P. G. 1997. The Hilprecht Collection of Greek, Italic, and Roman Bronzes in the University of Pennsylvania Museum. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 44, no. 123, pl. 13View 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. 133, no. 137; p. 337, fig. 94View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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