University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 54-28-79B
Current Location: Collections storage
Provenience: Cyprus
Kourion
Sanctuary of Apollo Hylates
Locus: Votive Deposit
Date Made: ca 2nd half 1st cent BC to early 1st cent AD
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Terracotta
Height: 17.1cm
Width: 5.8cm
Depth: 7.8cm
Credit Line:Cyprus Expedition, George H. McFadden, 1954
Other NumberT494 - Field No SF
2843 - Other Number

Description

Handmade except for face (cast from mold); solid. "Horse (type 59) and rider (low tiara, flaps up)." Face from "mold 38." Missing: horse's left foreleg, lower part right foreleg, left hind foot and muzzle; rider's left arm, right forearm, right leg and lower left leg.


Bibliography:

[Book] Young, John H. & Young, Suzanne H. 1955. Terracotta figurines from Kourion. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 128, no. 2843, pl. 36View Objects cited in this Publication

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