Figurine of youth on horseback

Greek, East Greek
Early Classical Period
about 470–460 B.C.


Findspot: Anatolia (Turkey), Troad, Assos (Behramkale)

Dimensions

Overall: 12 x 3.5 x 11.4 cm (4 3/4 x 1 3/8 x 4 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

84.144

Medium or Technique

Terracotta; clay probably from Troad; gray clay with white slip

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Figurine of youth on horseback. Dark red hair, black bridle, pink flesh.

Provenance

Assos [Sarcophagus #71] Registrar's records: found in Sarcophagus #96.

Credit Line

Gift of the Archaeological Institute of America