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Limestone statue of a veiled female votary

Period:
Late Hellenistic or Republican
Date:
1st century B.C.
Culture:
Cypriot
Medium:
Limestone
Dimensions:
Overall: 76 x 24 x 13 in. (193 x 61 x 33 cm)
Classification:
Stone Sculpture
Credit Line:
The Cesnola Collection, Purchased by subscription, 1874–76
Accession Number:
74.51.2456
Not on view
Female votary wearing tunic and cloak, the latter drawn over her head.
“From the ruins of Golgoi”

Myres, John L. 1914. Handbook of the Cesnola Collection of Antiquities from Cyprus. no. 1404, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

Karageorghis, Vassos, Joan Mertens, and Marice E. Rose. 2000. Ancient Art from Cyprus: The Cesnola Collection in The Metropolitan Museum of Art. no. 428, pp. 264-5, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

Hermary, Antoine and Joan R. Mertens. 2013. The Cesnola Collection of Cypriot Art: Stone Sculpture. no. 208, Myres 1404, Online Publication, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

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