University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 54-28-104
Current Location: Collections storage
Provenience: Cyprus
Sanctuary of Apollo Hylates
Locus: Archaic Precinct Fill
Date Made: ca 8th century BC
Height: 13.4cm
Width: 6.3cm
Depth: 6cm
Credit Line:Cyprus Expedition, George H. McFadden, 1954
Other NumberT1397 - Field No SF846 - Other Number


Bull: right foreleg. Hollow, wheelmade. Snake twining up outer side of leg. "On front, down either side, two black bands enclosing panel of alternating triangles outlined in black, those to the left filled with black crosshatching., to the right with solid red; on snake, red and black speckles; black on hoof, behind the snake, long splashes of black and red from aboce, and down inner front of leg a red band)." :Decorated with patterns precisely like those of Bichrome III pottery and therefore must be at least as early as the 8th century."


[Book] Young, John H. & Young, Suzanne H. 1955. Terracotta figurines from Kourion. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 42, no. 846, pl. 12View Objects cited in this Publication

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