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Object Number:48-2-151
Current Location: Rome Gallery
Currently On Display
Culture:Greek
Hellenistic
Provenience: Turkey (Country)
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Bronze
Iconography:Animal Head
Ram
Sheep
Goat
Height: 3.1 cm
Length: 4.3 cm
Credit Line:Gift of Elise Biddle (Mrs. Harald) Paumgarten, 1948, 1948
Other Number:28 - Collector Number
L-2-57 - Old Loan Number

Description

Dark brown patina. Hollow cast ram's head is finished with a smooth edge just behind the horns. Used as decoration on some utensil. Wool is rendered in fine curving lines made with a punch.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Classical World - Roman World (15 Mar 2003) View Objects in Exhibition

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. 51, no. 156, pl. 18View 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. 16-17, no. 16; p. 298, fig. 16View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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