Fitting: Vehicle fitting with recumbent ram with wooden base

Title

Fitting: Vehicle fitting with recumbent ram with wooden base

Identifier

2015.2.58

Subject

Ancient & Classical

Description

A bronze fitting in the form of a simply-modeled recumbent ram with its legs folded underneath its body; it has ribbed horns which curl around the ears and eyes ending near the top of the muzzle; the tail of the animal curves to the proper right around its body.

Format

Bronze
Bronze, wooden base
Bronze: 3 1/4" H x 8 1/4" L
Overall: 6" H (w/ base)
Base: 5 1/2" H x 8 3/4" L x 2 3/8" W

Date

400 BCE

Files

2015.2.58.jpg

Citation

“Fitting: Vehicle fitting with recumbent ram with wooden base,” Miami University Art Museum, accessed August 12, 2020, https://miamiuniversityartmuseum.omeka.net/items/show/1171.