Acknowledgements

Images on front page (clockwise): Bronze Belt Buckle, M– 143; Bronze Bird, M-136; Bronze “Master of the Animals” Plaque, M-132; Terracotta Bull Vessel, T-266 Bryn Mawr College Collections, Richard C. Bull Collection

I would like to thank the National Endowment for the Humanities, the Bryn Mawr College Graduate Group, Dean Dale Kinney and Dr. James Wright the for the internship opportunity which made this exhibition possible, and to Tamara Johnston, Carol W. Campbell, Dr. Stella Miller-Collett and Dr. Mehmet-Ali Ataç for their help and support.

I would also like to express my gratitude to Mrs. Richard C. Bull, Dr. Jeanny Canby, and the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology staff for taking the time to meet with me and to assist with my research of this collection. And thank you to Will Bucher, Tom Fuller, Rebecca Hahn, Amanda Pollock, Devon Burge and all those in Collections who helped to prepare and install this exhibition, and to my family and friends for their support and patience throughout this whole process.