|Current Location:||Collections Storage|
|Date Made:||300-399 CE|
|Credit Line:||Gift of Elise Biddle (Mrs. Harald) Paumgarten, 1948, 1948|
|Other Number:||266 - Collector Number|
L-2-274 - Old Loan Number
Bronze finial: dove. Dark brown patina with traces of red and green. Dove stands with its head thrown back and its bill open. Legs are shown as a single triangular pedestal. The bird's wings are stippled. Eyes are formed by a dot surrounded by a groove. It wears a molded collar decorated with vertical grooves and a kind of pendant hanging down on the front.
|[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. 58, no. 197, pl. 22||View 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. 229-230, no. 234; p. 374, fig. 167||View Objects related to this Actual Citation|
You may also be interested in these objects:
Report problems and issues to firstname.lastname@example.org.