University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:54-28-62
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Cyprus
Kourion
Sanctuary of Apollo Hylates
Site Name/Number: Kourion
Locus: Votive Deposit
Date Made: 450BC or later
Early Date: -450
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Terracotta
Height: 18.3 cm
Width: 5.1 cm
Depth: 10.8 cm
Credit Line:Cyprus Expedition, George H. McFadden, 1954
Other Number:T162 - Field No SF
1797 - Other Number

Description

Handmade except for face (made in mold); solid. "Horse (type 35) and rider (heavy cap and cheekpieces) smooth pointed beard added by hand; rider gazes upward, his right arm stretched out, the hand missing." Face from "mold 3A". Missing: right foreleg of horse, rider's left arm and part of right arm.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

Kourion (Curium) Excavations of the University Museum 1934-1954 (1955 - 1969) View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Book] Young, Suzanne H., and Young, John H. 1955. Terracotta figurines from Kourion.. Philadelphia. University Museum. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 87, no. 1797, pl. 28View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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