University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 54-28-48
Current Location: Collections storage
Provenience: Cyprus
Kourion
Sanctuary of Apollo Hylates
Locus: Votive Deposit
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Terracotta
Height: 14.5cm
Width: 5.9cm
Depth: 8.9cm
Credit Line:Cyprus Expedition, George H. McFadden, 1954
Other NumberT80 - Field No SF
2390 - Other Number

Description

Handmade, solid, face cast from mold, local Kourion fabric. "Horse (variant of type 53) and rider (headdress missing); holds votive ram on left arm; the ram has pellet eyes." Face from mold 20B. Rider has right hand on horse's neck. Missing: hindlegs, right foreleg and left foot, part of muzzle of horse.


Bibliography:

[Book] Young, John H. & Young, Suzanne H. 1955. Terracotta figurines from Kourion. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 113, no. 2390, pl. 35View Objects cited in this Publication

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