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Cypriot Iron Age bichrome ware pottery horse and rider Cypriot Iron Age bichrome ware pottery horse and rider
CYPRIOT IRON AGE BICHROME WARE POTTERY HORSE AND RIDER

The rider seated sideways with an arched support behind, the horse with an applied bridle. Rare type.

Iron Age, 850-750 BC

H. 4 1/4 in. (10.8 cm.)

Ex London collection formed in the 1970s.

Published: J. Eisenberg, Art of the Ancient World, 2003, no. 141; J. Eisenberg, Art of the Ancient World, 2014, no. 157.

Cf. Morris p. 205 figs. 330-1 for related examples and pp. 205-210 for a discussion of this unusual side-saddle type.

BLR25
$3,850


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