University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 48-2-256
Current Location: Collections storage
Provenience: Turkey (Country)
Iconography:Male Head
Height: 3.5cm
Width: 2.6cm
Depth: 1.3cm
Credit Line:Gift of Elise Biddle (Mrs. Harald) Paumgarten, 1948, 1948
Other Number21 - Collector Number
L-2-50 - Other Number


Grotesque male head. Dark brown to black patina chipped through on the cheeks. Man's nose is flattened. Chin sharply pointed and his mouth is open. Eyes, formed by lunate grooves, are closed. Lock of hair curls over his forehead.


[Book] Warden, P. Gregory. 1997. The Hilprecht Collection of Greek, Italic, and Roman Bronzes in the University of Pennsylvania Museum. : Page/Fig./Plate: pp. 39-40, no. 101, pl. 11View 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. 17-18, no. 17; p. 298, fig. 17View Objects cited in this Publication

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