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Object Number:48-2-123
Current Location: Rome Gallery
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Culture:Roman
Provenience: Turkey (Country)
Samsoun
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Bronze
Iconography:Goat
Sheep
Height: 3.4 cm
Length: 2.8 cm
Credit Line:Gift of Elise Biddle (Mrs. Harald) Paumgarten, 1948, 1948
Other Number:189 - Collector Number
L-2-119 - Old Loan Number

Description

Goat. Green patina, but very rubbed and incrusted. Goat stands with its head frontal. Its two pair of legs were cast in a solid block. Grooves indicate the divisions between the legs, as well as the shaggy coat of hair and rough horns.

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. 52, no. 163, 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. 105-107, no. 106; p. 330, fig. 80View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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