Statue of a horse and rider



Accession Number
GR2
Current Location
House of Life (first floor), Egypt and its Neighbours
Object Type
Sculpture, Statue
Material
Pottery
Measurements
Height: 91mm | Width: 68mm | Depth: 90mm
Number of Elements
1
Animal
Horse

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Description

A statue of a horse with rider with stripes painted on body. It is Greek, dating to the sixth or seventh century BCE. Similar figures have been found in men's tombs in Boeotia.

Bibliography

Gill in JHS 1996 no 43.