Location: On Display in the Eastern Mediterranean Gallery

From: Cyprus | Kourion | Sanctuary of Apollo Hylates

Curatorial Section: Mediterranean

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Object Number 54-28-69
Current Location Eastern Mediterranean Gallery - On Display
Provenience Cyprus | Kourion | Sanctuary of Apollo Hylates
Site Name Kourion
Locus Votive Deposit
Date Made 550–300 BCE
Section Mediterranean
Materials Terracotta

Handmade except for face (cast from mold); solid. "Horse (type 57) and rider (helmet B); on left arm, shield cast from shield-mold 3, to which is added a central boss; in upraised right hand, a round stone." Face from "mold 14." Shield decorated with Gorgon mask in relief.

Height 17 cm
Width 7.9 cm
Depth 12.8 cm
Credit Line Cyprus Expedition, George H. McFadden, 1954
Other Number T342 - Other Number | 2214 - Other Number

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