University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 54-28-99
Current Location: Collections storage
Provenience: Cyprus
Kourion
Sanctuary of Apollo Hylates
Date Made: 1st century BC - 1st century AD
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Terracotta
Iconography:Animal
Height: 8.2cm
Width: 6.1cm
Depth: 3.4cm
Credit Line:Cyprus Expedition, George H. McFadden, 1954
Other NumberT1043 - Field No SF
1029 - Other Number

Description

Mouldmade dog, head and chest. "Maltese" breed, hollow. "Forepart to right, head facing. Curly-haired, lion-like face with small ears. Double band around neck with pendant (bell?)." From front halt of mould. Right ear missing.


Bibliography:

[Book] Young, John H. & Young, Suzanne H. 1955. Terracotta figurines from Kourion. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 52, no. 1029, pl. 17View Objects cited in this Publication

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