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Limestone statuette of a beardless male votary in Greek dress

Period:
Archaic
Date:
mid 6th century B.C.
Culture:
Cypriot
Medium:
Limestone
Dimensions:
Overall: 20 x 5 5/8 x 3 1/4 in. (50.8 x 14.3 x 8.3 cm)
Classification:
Stone Sculpture
Credit Line:
The Cesnola Collection, Purchased by subscription, 1874–76
Accession Number:
74.51.2513
Not on view
Male votary with frontlet and cloak falling from left shoulder under right arm.
Sanctuary of Golgoi–Ayios Photios

Myres, John L. 1914. Handbook of the Cesnola Collection of Antiquities from Cyprus. no. 1055, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

Hermary, Antoine and Joan R. Mertens. 2013. The Cesnola Collection of Cypriot Art: Stone Sculpture. no. 66, p. 78, Online Publication, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

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