University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:48-2-100
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Turkey (Country)
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Bronze
Iconography:Bull
Height: 3.4 cm
Length: 4.8 cm
Width: 1.9 cm
Credit Line:Gift of Elise Biddle (Mrs. Harald) Paumgarten, 1948, 1948
Other Number:131 - Collector Number
L-2-227 - Old Loan Number

Description

Bull. Brown patina with traces of green. Right front leg is missing. Bull stands with its head lowered. Front legs are longer than the back legs. Shoulders are ridged. Horns are curved inward. The mouth is slotted and the tongue is indicated. Nostrils and eyes are formed by punched dots. Large hooves are cleft. Surface modeling is extremely rough.


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. 69, no. A10, pl. 25View 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. 276, no. 273; p. 396, fig. 209View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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