University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 54-28-100A
Current Location: Collections storage
Provenience: Cyprus
Kourion
Sanctuary of Apollo Hylates
Locus: Votive Deposit
Date Made: 1st century BC - 1st century AD
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Terracotta
Length: 7.3cm
Width: 4.7cm
Depth: 4.3cm
Credit Line:Cyprus Expedition, George H. McFadden, 1954
Other NumberT1054A - Field No SF
1005 - Other Number

Description

Moulded face. Hollow votary, made from 2-piece mold. Soft, powdery buff clay. "Two* non-joining fragments, including face...Curling locks parted over the center of the forehead. Eyes and mouth reworked with modelling tool, the corners of the mouth sharply indented. The right hand holds a bird by its wings at side." From standing male figure.


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