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Limestone statuette of a male votary with Cypriot shorts and a diadem

Period:
Archaic
Date:
early 6th century B.C.
Culture:
Cypriot
Medium:
Limestone
Dimensions:
Overall: 15 1/8 x 4 7/8 x 3 1/4 in. (38.4 x 12.4 x 8.3 cm)
Classification:
Stone Sculpture
Credit Line:
The Cesnola Collection, Purchased by subscription, 1874–76
Accession Number:
74.51.2524
Not on view
Male votary with Cypriot loin-cloth.
Sanctuary of Golgoi–Ayios Photios

Doell, Johannes. 1873. Die Sammlung Cesnola. no. 73, p. 23, pl. III.2, St. Petersburg: L’Académie Impérial des Sciences.

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. XLII.266, Boston: James R. Osgood and Company.

Myres, John L. 1914. Handbook of the Cesnola Collection of Antiquities from Cyprus. no. 1041, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

Hermary, Antoine. 2000. Amathonte: Les figurines en terre cuite, archaïques et classiques, les sculptures en pierre, Vol. 5. p. 129, n. 34, Paris: Éditions Recherché sur les Civilisations.

Hermary, Antoine and Joan R. Mertens. 2013. The Cesnola Collection of Cypriot Art: Stone Sculpture. no. 33, p. 54, Online Publication, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

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