University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:54-28-22
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Cyprus
Sanctuary of Apollo Hylates
Site Name/Number: Kourion
Date Made: c. 500 BC
Early Date: -550
Late Date: -450
Iconography:Male Torso
Height: 37.4 cm
Width: 21 cm
Thickness: 8.5 cm
Credit Line:Cyprus Expedition, George H. McFadden, 1954


Limestone, draped male torso. Preserved from base of neck to hem of garment. Standing figure, arms held straight down against sides. Wears short sleeve shirt with narrow band around neck, two vertical bands on sleeve, and horizontal bands forming cuffs. Over this is a short cloak hanging from the left shoulder and drawn diagonally across body to right thigh, a row of triangles in relief along its edge. Below appears a fringe or a pleated garment. Stubs of legs preserved beneath.

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.. Philadelphia. University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 13, no. 10View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Book] McFadden, George H. Notebook.. Vol. XVI. pg. 3107 Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: F 1000View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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