University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:54-28-201
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Cyprus
Kourion
Sanctuary of Apollo Hylates
Site Name/Number: Kourion
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Faience
Height: 5.2 cm
Width: 3.7 cm
Depth: 6.3 cm
Credit Line:Cyprus Expedition, George H. McFadden, 1954

Description

Faience vase in form of hedgehog. Mended from fragments, but complete. Lip and handle like aryballos. Hedgehog stands on flat plaque. Spines indicated by lattice pattern incisions. Pale green surface preserved on lip and handle.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

Year of Discovery - Kourion at the Crossroads: Exploring Ancient Cyprus (26 Mar 2016 - 05 Mar 2017) View Objects in Exhibition

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