University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 54-28-197
Current Location: Collections storage
Provenience: Cyprus
Kourion
Sanctuary of Apollo Hylates
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Terracotta
Height: 6.5cm
Width: 4.2cm
Depth: 3.7cm
Credit Line:Cyprus Expedition, George H. McFadden, 1954
Other NumberTM10 - Field No SF
2896 - Other Number

Description

Head. Solid, molded, from Mold 47. "Bearded cruel face. Headdress like heavy lightly twisted fillet in mold. Corners of mouth turn down, drooping mustache, short beard marked by crude vertical incisions. Lines around eyelids and mouth were sharpened in the mold apparently after wear, so that right eye appears almost colsed." "(high tiara, flaps up, above fillet from mold)."


Bibliography:

[Book] Young, John H. & Young, Suzanne H. 1955. Terracotta figurines from Kourion. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 133, no. 2896View Objects cited in this Publication

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