Figurine of man on horseback

Cypriote
Cypro-Archaic II Period
about 600–475 B.C.


Dimensions

Height x length: 22.5 x 10.1 cm (8 7/8 x 4 in.)

Accession Number

72.140

Medium or Technique

Terracotta, Bichrome V ware

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Man on horseback. Traces of red and black.

Provenance

By date unknown: with General Luigi Palma di Cesnola (from Cyprus); May 16, 1872: purchased by MFA from General Luigi Palma di Cesnola for
$ 1,704.39 (this figure is the total price for MFA 72.1-72.473 and 72.4871-72.4900)

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by subscription