University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:54-28-59
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Cyprus
Kourion
Sanctuary of Apollo Hylates
Site Name/Number: Kourion
Locus: Votive Deposit
Early Date: -450
Late Date: -300
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Terracotta
Height: 20 cm
Width: 10.6 cm
Depth: 11.6 cm
Credit Line:Cyprus Expedition, George H. McFadden, 1954
Other Number:T130 - Other Number
2003 - Other Number

Description

Handmade except for face (made from mold), solid. "Horse (type 39) and rider (high tiara, edge over upturned flaps); on left arm, wheelmade shield, inset rim, C; right arm raised." Face from "mold 5B2". Rider's head turned to his left. Missing: both hindlegs, lower part of right foreleg and parts of ears of horse; rider's right foot and right forearm.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

Year of Discovery - Kourion at the Crossroads: Exploring Ancient Cyprus (26 Mar 2016 - 05 Mar 2017) 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. 93, no. 2003, pl. 29View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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