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Limestone horse with a rider hunting a lion

Date:
2nd half of the 5th or 4th century B.C.
Culture:
Cypriot
Medium:
Limestone
Dimensions:
Other: H.:7 x W.:2 3/4 x L.:8 3/4 in. (17.8 x 7 x 22.2 cm)
Classification:
Stone Sculpture
Credit Line:
The Cesnola Collection, Purchased by subscription, 1874–76
Accession Number:
74.51.2609
Not on view
“From a temple at Kythrea”

Myres, John L. 1914. Handbook of the Cesnola Collection of Antiquities from Cyprus. no. 1015, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

Hermary, Antoine and Joan R. Mertens. 2013. The Cesnola Collection of Cypriot Art: Stone Sculpture. no. 238, p. 190, Myres 1015, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

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