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Object Number:54-28-46
Current Location: Greece Gallery
Currently On Display
Culture:Greek
Provenience: Cyprus
Kourion
Sanctuary of Apollo Hylates
Site Name/Number: Kourion
Locus: Votive Deposit
Period: Archaic Greek Period
Date Made: 6th century BC
Early Date: -699
Late Date: -500
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Terracotta
Iconography:Horseman
Height: 17.5 cm
Width: 5 cm
Depth: 9.7 cm
Credit Line:Cyprus Expedition, George H. McFadden, 1954
Other Number:T69 - Field No SF
1539 - Other Number

Description

Handmade, solid, face cast from mold, local Kourion fabric. "Horse (type 31) and rider (low tiara, flaps down, five studs); painted details on white ground." Both hands on horse's neck. Missing: right foreleg, left hindleg, foot on right hindleg, and a part of muzzle of horse; right foot of rider.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

Ancient Greek World (08 May 1994) View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Book] Young, Suzanne H., and Young, John H. 1955. Terracotta figurines from Kourion.. Philadelphia. University Museum. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 80, no. 1539, pl. 26View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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