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Object Number: 48-2-135
Current Location: Rome Gallery
Currently On Display
Culture:Greek
Provenience: Turkey (Country)
Date Made: 499-400 BC
Early Date: -499
Late Date: -400
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Bronze
Iconography:Bull
Height: 4cm
Length: 3.8cm
Width: 1.3cm
Credit Line:Gift of Elise Biddle (Mrs. Harald) Paumgarten, 1948, 1948
Other Number15 - Collector Number
L-2-67 - Other Number

Description

Bull. Green patina. Left foreleg is broken off. Hollow protome of a bull is slightly concave at the back in order to fit against the curve of a vessel. Head turned slightly to left. Forelock rendered in relief.


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. 44, no. 124, 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: p. 14, no. 14; p. 296, fig. 13View Objects cited in this Publication

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