Ancient Mediterranean cultures incorporated equine iconography into their artistic repertoires, demonstrating the horse's importance not only as a beast of burden and war, but also as a visual symbol of wealth and prestige. Interaction between man and horse appears in clay as early as the third millennium BC, along with the early development of ancient Near Eastern cultures.
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- Art History
- History, Ancient
- Cypriote . .
- Iron age
- Equestrian statues--Cyprus--Marion (Extinct city)--Themes, motives.
- Equestrian statues
- Terra-cotta figurines, Cypriot--Cyprus--Marion (Extinct city)--Themes, motives.
- Terra-cotta figurines, Cypriot
- Partial requirement for: M.A., Arizona State University, 2014Note typethesis
- Includes bibliographical references (p. 78-86)Note typebibliography
- Field of study: Art history