University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:54-28-160
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Cyprus
Kourion
Sanctuary of Apollo Hylates
Site Name/Number: Kourion
Locus: Votive Deposit
Date Made: Post-Alexandrian - end of 3rd century BC
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Terracotta
Iconography:Human
Height: 3.9 cm
Width: 3.5 cm
Depth: 3.8 cm
Credit Line:Cyprus Expedition, George H. McFadden, 1954
Other Number:TJ6 - Other Number
2247 - Other Number

Description

Head. Solid, molded, from Mold 15. "Bearded portrait-like face. Thin divided mustache starting at outer corner of each nostril. Low rectangular forehead from which hair combed back in thin separate strands. Very large eyes, left lower than right." "(head, low tiara, double flaps up);" Missing: tiara from right ear back around back of head.


Bibliography:

[Book] Young, Suzanne H., and Young, John H. 1955. Terracotta figurines from Kourion.. Philadelphia. University Museum. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 107, no. 2247View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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