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Figurine

Object Number:54-28-125
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Cyprus
Kourion
Sanctuary of Apollo Hylates
Site Name/Number: Kourion
Locus: East of South Building, surface fill
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Terracotta
Height: 10.5 cm
Width: 7.2 cm
Depth: 4.3 cm
Credit Line:Cyprus Expedition, George H. McFadden, 1954
Other Number:T2031 - Field No SF
32 - Other Number

Description

Male votary. "Hollow, unmoulded votary, local Kourion type. "In attitude of adoration with left arm raised, right hand to mouth." "With low cap." "(cap pointed, with turned-up ear flaps, paint." Black paint: around bottom of point of cap; for brows, eyes, mouth, beard; lines around upper arms, across chest and shoulders. Missing: top of cap, most of both arms, body below chest.

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. The University Museum. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 19, no. 32, pl. 3View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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