Model of a chariot scene

Description
Figurines of horses, chariots and their riders were popular in Iron Age Cyprus. This scene shows four horses, a chariot and two riders. It was designed to be viewed from the side as the ‘back’ of the scene is not detailed.
Accession Loan No.
A527
Simple Name
figurine
Full Name
figure of a king and his armour bearer in a quadriga
Collector / Excavator
Gilbertson, Mr
Collection Country
Cyprus
Common Name
model of a chariot scene
Production Country
Cyprus
Material
pottery; Archaic ware
Period Classification
Cypriot Archaic - 750-500 BC
Collection Class
Foreign archaeology
Collection Contintent
Europe
Collection Area Region
Southern Europe
Production County
Cyprus
Production Area Region
S
Production Continent
Europe
Production Year Low
-750
Production Year High
-475
Collection Town
Dali
Collection County
Nicosia
Collection Site Name
Idalium [Idalion]
Family Group

Created At
2016-10-13 15:45:46
Updated At
2020-01-28 11:42:55

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