University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:49-12-717
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Cypriot
Provenience: Cyprus
Kourion
Kaloriziki
Site Name/Number: Kourion
Locus: Tomb 25:a
Period: Late Cypriot IIIB
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Steatite
Height: 1.7 cm
Width: 1.5 cm
Depth: 2.1 cm
Credit Line:Cyprus Expedition, J. F. Daniel, 1949
Other Number:S33 - Field No SF
K1164 - Other Number

Description

Domed stamp with oval base, perforation through narrow side. Greenish black steatite. Large bucaranium with sloar disk between horns and 9-pointed star over each ear. Below, 2 human figures flanking pole on which rests bucranium.


Bibliography:

[Book] Catling, H.W., and Catling, E.A., and Porada, Edith, and Benson, Jack L. 1973. The Necropolis of Kaloriziki; excavated by J.F. Daniel and G.H. McFadden for the University Museum, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia.. Goteborg. Paul Astroms (SIMA 36). Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 127, pl. 41View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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