Terracotta mask in the form of a bull
- Cypro-Archaic II
- ca. 600–480 B.C.
- Terracotta; handmade
- H. 5 3/8 in. (13.7 cm)
- Credit Line:
- The Cesnola Collection, Purchased by subscription, 1874–76
- Accession Number:
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 171
The mask is handmade. It has curving horns, pellet eyes, a slit mouth, and two punctures for the nostrils. The dewlap is rendered. There are traces of red paint overall.