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Object Number:48-2-126
Current Location: Rome Gallery
Currently On Display
Culture:Roman
Provenience: Turkey (Country)
Samsoun
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Bronze
Iconography:Sheep
Goats
Height: 3.5 cm
Length: 3.7 cm
Width: 0.9 cm
Credit Line:Gift of Elise Biddle (Mrs. Harald) Paumgarten, 1948, 1948
Other Number:196 - Collector Number
L-2-123 - Old Loan Number

Description

Lamb. Black patina with traces of green. Lamb turns its head sharply to the right. The front and back legs were cast together with no attempt to distinguish them. Wool is suggested by stipling. Eyes are executed by dots surrounded by grooves.

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. 158, 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: p. 108, no. 108; p. 330, fig. 81View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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