A Cypriot terracotta chariot team Iron Age, circa 6th Century B.C. The chariot with two warriors, the figure behind with an oval shield slung on his back, drawn by three horses, set on an integral rectangular base, 5¾in (14.5cm) high
Provenance: French private collection, formed in the 1950s.
Literature: For a chariot group cf. D. Morris, The Art of Ancient Cyprus, Oxford, 1985, p.210, fig. 340.