Figurine of a horse and male rider

Description
Many statuettes of horses and riders were made in Iron Age Cyprus. They were often placed in tombs and the rider may represent the person being buried. This one was found in Rhodes and had probably been traded from Cyprus.
Accession Loan No.
1887/10/87
Simple Name
figurine
Full Name
figurine of a horse and male rider
Collector / Excavator
Kennedy, CM, Mr
Collection Country
Cyprus
Common Name
figurine of a horse and male rider
Material
pottery; Archaic ware
Collection Class
Foreign archaeology
Collection Contintent
Europe
Collection Area Region
Southern Europe
Production Year Low
-750
Production Year High
-475
Cultural Group
Cypriot
Family Group

Dimensions
whole W 55 mm; whole height 135 mm; whole depth 120 mm
Created At
2016-10-13 15:45:42
Updated At
2020-01-28 11:42:51

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