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Object Number: 48-2-95
Current Location: Rome Gallery
Currently On Display
Culture:Roman
Provenience: Turkey (Country)
Date Made: 100-299 AD
Early Date: 100
Late Date: 299
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Bronze
Iconography:Bull
Height: 4.1cm
Length: 4.4cm
Credit Line:Gift of Elise Biddle (Mrs. Harald) Paumgarten, 1948, 1948
Other Number216 - Collector Number
L-2-132 - Other Number

Description

Bull. Green patina. Object complete. Bull walks forward with the right legs advanced and head turned slightly to the right. Hooves are disproportionally large. Bull has no hump but a large dewlap. Tail is looped up with end resting on bull's hindquarters.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

Roman World (15 Mar 2003)View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Book] Warden, P. Gregory. 1997. The Hilprecht Collection of Greek, Italic, and Roman Bronzes in the University of Pennsylvania Museum. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 43, no. 117, pl. 13View Objects cited in this Publication
[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. : Page/Fig./Plate: pp. 138-139, no. 145a; p. 338, fig. 96View Objects cited in this Publication

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