Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Statue base, inscribed

Culture:
Cypriot ?
Medium:
Terracotta
Dimensions:
H.: 3 1/4 x 2 1/4 x 1 3/8 in. (8.3 x 5.7 x 3.5 cm)
Classification:
Cesnola Inscriptions
Credit Line:
The Cesnola Collection, Purchased by subscription, 1874–76
Accession Number:
74.51.2430
Not on view
Incised pedestal for a statuette.
From Cyprus Said to be from Larnaca (Kition), Cyprus

Cesnola, Luigi Palma di. 1903. A Descriptive Atlas of the Cesnola Collection of Cypriote Antiquities in the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, Vol. 3, Plates & Text 1–150. pl. CL, 8, Boston: James R. Osgood and Company.

Myres, John L. 1914. Handbook of the Cesnola Collection of Antiquities from Cyprus. no. 1984, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

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