University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 54-28-121
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Cypriot
Provenience: Cyprus
Kourion
Sanctuary of Apollo Hylates
Locus: Archaic Precinct Fill
Date Made: ca 600BC
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Terracotta
Iconography:Human
Height: 9.6cm
Width: 6cm
Depth: 6.6cm
Credit Line:Cyprus Expedition, George H. McFadden, 1954
Other NumberT1793 - Field No SF
359 - Other Number

Description

Head, male. Hollow, unmoulded. "Head with low, pointed cap, pellet ears. Face somewhat modelled with large hooked nose, lips slightly parted, swellings for eyes and eyebrows. Dark red clay." Left ear, part of nose missing.


Bibliography:

[Book] Young, John H. & Young, Suzanne H. 1955. Terracotta figurines from Kourion. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 23, no. 359, pl. 4View Objects cited in this Publication

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