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230948
Object Number: 54-28-22
Current Location: Kourion at the Crossroads
Currently On Display
Culture:Cypriot
Provenience: Cyprus
Kourion
Sanctuary of Apollo Hylates
Date Made: c. 500 BC
Early Date: -550
Late Date: -450
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Limestone
Technique:Carved
Iconography:Male Torso
Height: 37.4cm
Width: 21cm
Thickness: 8.5cm
Credit Line:Cyprus Expedition, George H. McFadden, 1954

Description

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:

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. 13, no. 10View Objects cited in this Publication
[Book] McFadden, George H. Notebook. XVI. p. 3107.View Objects cited in this Publication

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