University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: B15480
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Greek
Macedonian
Provenience: Iraq
Nippur
Section:Near Eastern
Materials:Terracotta
Technique:Painted
Iconography:Greek Rider
Credit Line:Babylonian Expedition to Nippur, 1900
Other NumberPBS XVI: 264 - Other Number

Description

CBS Register: Clay statuette. Greek rider. wears the Macedonian Causia. Saddle. Reins. Traces of paint.
PBS XVI: Greek rider wearing the “causia.” His saddle has a high pommel and back. Head and legs of the horse have been restored.


Bibliography:

[Catalogue] Olsen, Sandra & Culbertson, Cynthia. 2010. A gift from the desert : the art, history, and culture of the Arabian horse. : Page/Fig./Plate: pg.116/ fig.70View Objects cited in this Publication

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