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Object Number: 54-28-20
Current Location: Kourion at the Crossroads
Currently On Display
Provenience: Cyprus
Kourion
Sanctuary of Apollo Hylates
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Marble (Stone)
Technique:Carved
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

Description

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:

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

Bibliography:

[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. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 12, no. 9View Objects cited in this Publication
[Book] McFadden, George H. 1950. Notebook. X (April - May).View Objects cited in this Publication

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