Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Limestone statuette of a beardless male votary in Egyptianizing dress

Period:
Cypro-Archaic
Date:
middle of the 6th century B.C.
Culture:
Cypriot
Medium:
Limestone
Dimensions:
H. 12 9/16 in. (31.9 cm)
Classification:
Stone Sculpture
Credit Line:
The Cesnola Collection, Purchased by subscription, 1874–76
Accession Number:
74.51.2507
Not on view
Male votary in Egyptian style with pleated kilt.
Golgoi–Ayios Photios, “West of the temple”

Cesnola, Luigi Palma di. 1885. A Descriptive Atlas of the Cesnola Collection of Cypriote Antiquities in the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, Vol. 1. pl. XXVI.70, Boston: James R. Osgood and Company.

Myres, John L. 1914. Handbook of the Cesnola Collection of Antiquities from Cyprus. no. 1036, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

Hermary, Antoine and Joan R. Mertens. 2013. The Cesnola Collection of Cypriot Art: Stone Sculpture. no. 55, p. 70, Online Publication, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

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