University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 54-28-42
Current Location: Collections storage
Provenience: Cyprus
Kourion
Sanctuary of Apollo Hylates
Locus: Votive Deposit
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Terracotta
Height: 21.2cm
Width: 5.7cm
Depth: 9.3cm
Credit Line:Cyprus Expedition, George H. McFadden, 1954
Other Number2227 - Other Number
T58 - Field No SF

Description

Handmade, solid, face moulded (from mold 15), local Kourion fabric. "Horse(Type 42) and rider(high tiara, vertical projection on either side, flaps down." Rider erect, arms, pressed to sides with hands on horse's neck. Missing: horse's muzzle, left fore-leg. Otherwise intact.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

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

Bibliography:

[Book] Young, John H. & Young, Suzanne H. 1955. Terracotta figurines from Kourion. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 107, no. 2227, pl. 34View Objects cited in this Publication

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