Cypro-Archaic Terracotta Warrior - 750 BC. A terracotta figure of a warrior from Cyprus, dating to the Cypro-Archaic period, circa 750 – 600 BC. The bearded figure is shown standing, his right arm folded across his chest, preparing to unsheathe a now lost sword, the left brandishing a round shield with central spike. Depicted with large round eyes and wearing a helmet with crest and prominent nose piece. Decorated in red and black. An iconic example of Cypro-archaic art. For a set of similar figure, said to have been found at the village of Ormideia, see 74.51.1655 at the Metropolitan Museum.
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