|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.