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Figurine of youth on horseback

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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

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

Findspot

Assos (Behramkale), Troad, Anatolia (Turkey)

Dimensions

Height: 11.4 cm (4 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

84.144

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture