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Object Number:48-2-136
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:South Italian
Provenience: Tunisia
Manufacture Location: South Italy
Date Made: 550-450 BC
Early Date: -550
Late Date: -450
Height: 3.3 cm
Width: 2.4 cm
Credit Line:Gift of Elise Biddle (Mrs. Harald) Paumgarten, 1948, 1948
Other Number:322 - Collector Number
L-2-234 - Old Loan Number


Horse or hippocamp. Green patina. Front legs broken off, and the protome is broken just behind the shoulder. Protome is flat at the back where it was once attached to a vessel. Details of mane, collar and ribs are incised.


[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. 47, no. 144, pl. 16qView 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. 46-47, no. 48; p. 309, fig. 39View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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