From: Cyprus | Kourion | Sanctuary of Apollo Hylates

Curatorial Section: Mediterranean

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Object Number 54-28-185
Current Location Collections Storage
Provenience Cyprus | Kourion | Sanctuary of Apollo Hylates
Site Name Kourion
Locus Votive Deposit
Section Mediterranean
Materials Terracotta

Head. Solid, molded, from Mold 20 B. "Face narrow and angular (the mold of considerable depth). Short pointed beard joining short-cut hair at sides of face; both beard and hair marked with coarse vertical incisions. Large protruding eyes with heavy long upper lid and projecting egg-shaped pupil; no lower lid. Short thick lips and traces of slight drooping moustache; heavy equiline nose. A coarse, cruel face." "(high tiara, flaps down, three studs?); "Top of tiara missing.

Height 4.4 cm
Width 3.5 cm
Depth 3.9 cm
Credit Line Cyprus Expedition, George H. McFadden, 1954
Other Number T-X36 - Field No SF | 2406 - Other Number

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