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Figurine

Votive

Object Number:48-2-230
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Italic
Etruscan
Provenience: Italy
Tuscany
Date Made: 399-300 BC
Early Date: -399
Late Date: -300
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Bronze
Technique:Cast
Iconography:Heracles
Club
Lion Skin
Height: 9.3 cm
Width: 4.2 cm
Depth: 3.5 cm
Credit Line:Gift of Elise Biddle (Mrs. Harald) Paumgarten, 1948, 1948
Other Number:75 - Collector Number
L-2-185 - Old Loan Number

Description

Heracles with club in uplifted right hand; lion's skin thrown over left arm.

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. 21, no. 29, pl. 3View 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. 32-33, no. 33; p. 303, fig. 26View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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