University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 54-28-106
Current Location: Collections storage
Provenience: Cyprus
Kourion
Sanctuary of Apollo Hylates
Locus: Archaic Precinct Fill
Date Made: 1st half of 6th century BC
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Terracotta
Height: 6.5cm
Width: 7.2cm
Depth: 13.4cm
Credit Line:Cyprus Expedition, George H. McFadden, 1954
Other NumberT1503 - Field No SF
941 - Other Number

Description

Centaur. "Forearms missing and right foreleg restored. Wears added flat cap over added hair on nape behind. Pellet features, including mouth. Added human genitals, long thick tail curled under right hind leg and over back. Right arm raised, left lowered."


Current & Past Exhibitions:

Kourion (Curium) Excavations of the University Museum 1934-1954 (1955 - 1969)View Objects in Exhibition
Classical Gallery: Cyprus (1969 - 1975)View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Book] Young, John H. & Young, Suzanne H. 1955. Terracotta figurines from Kourion. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 45, no. 941, pl. 14View Objects cited in this Publication

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