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Object Number: 54-41-154A
Current Location: Greece Gallery
Currently On Display
Culture:Cypriot
Provenience: Cyprus
Kourion
Kaloriziki
Locus: Tomb 44:21
Period: Cypro-Archaic I
Date Made: 750-600 BC
Early Date: -750
Late Date: -600
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Terracotta
Iconography:Warrior
Height: 13.1cm
Width: 7.8cm
Depth: 5.4cm
Credit Line:Cyprus Expedition, 1954
Other NumberT2017 - Field No SF
K1144 (also 54-28-123) - Other Number

Description

Complete and mended. Helmet has high plume but no ear flaps. ears are tabs of clay. Figure quite short and dumpy. shield flat. Clay gritty gray-green with fine dark sand. Paint: dark gray and red-brown, partially faded to pink. ears and nose red, eyebrows, eyes (dottod circles), mouth, braed and fingers black. weapon red. Back brace and base like k1141(F52). Plume red, shield checkerboard with white squares irregularly dotted in red.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

Ancient Greek World (08 May 1994)View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Book] Benson, Jack L., et al. 1973. The Necropolis of Kaloriziki; excavated by J.F. Daniel and G.H. McFadden for the University Museum, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia.View Objects cited in this Publication

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