University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 54-28-6
Current Location: Collections storage
Provenience: Cyprus
Kourion
Sanctuary of Apollo Hylates
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Faience
Height: 5.2cm
Width: 3.7cm
Depth: 6.3cm
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:

Classical Gallery: Cyprus (1969 - 1975)View Objects in Exhibition
Year of Discovery - Kourion at the Crossroads: Exploring Ancient Cyrpus (26 Mar 2016 - 05 Mar 2017)View Objects in Exhibition

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