University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 54-28-20
Current Location: Collections storage
Provenience: Cyprus
Sanctuary of Apollo Hylates
Materials:Marble (Stone)
Iconography:Female Head
Length: 17.7cm
Width: 12.7cm
Depth: 6.6cm
Credit Line:Cyprus Expedition, George H. McFadden, 1954
Other NumberST944 - Field No SF
ST941 - Other Number


Fragmentary female face. Composed of two fragments joining at forehead. A few locks of hair preserved brushed back from right temple. Section of forehead preserved above left eye. Nose and mouth of left cheek missing as well as both ears. Broken off below the chin at point of juncture with neck.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Kourion (Curium) Excavations of the University Museum 1934-1954 (1955 - 1969)View Objects in Exhibition
Year of Discovery - Kourion at the Crossroads: Exploring Ancient Cyprus (26 Mar 2016 - 05 Mar 2017)View Objects in Exhibition


[Catalogue, Collection] Romano, Irene B. 2006. Classical Sculpture; Catalogue of the Cypriot, Greek and Roman Stone Sculpture in the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 12, no. 9View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Book] McFadden, George H. 1950. Notebook. X (April - May). Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 1810, no. 909, p. 1929 no. 1031View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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