London, South Kensington
14 May 2002
A CYPRIOT BICHROME WARE FIGURE OF A HORSE
CYPRO-ARCHAIC, 7TH CENTURY B.C.
Standing with tall upright neck and high rigid mane and forelock, long pointed muzzle, with tapered legs, its short tail out behind, remains of red and black painted linear decoration, with restoration
8 1/8 in. (20.6 cm.) high
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