From: Turkey (Country)

Curatorial Section: Mediterranean

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Object Number 48-2-144
Current Location Collections Storage
Culture Parthian | Roman
Provenience Turkey (Country)
Section Mediterranean
Materials Bronze
Iconography Dog Head

Utensil handle: dog head on wire. Object cleaned to metal in 1966. The end of the wire is broken. The wolf-like head of a dog has large bulging eyes outlined by grooves. It is set into a curved piece of wire, round in section. The head is flat and plain underneath and is pierced by a modern nail hole.

Length 5.3 cm
Thickness 2.6 cm
Credit Line Gift of Elise Biddle (Mrs. Harald) Paumgarten, 1948, 1948
Other Number 11 - Collector Number | L-2-64 - Old Loan Number

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