Art/ Collection/ Art Object

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

Period:
Archaic
Date:
first half of the 6th century B.C.
Culture:
Cypriot
Medium:
Limestone
Dimensions:
H.: 18 1/2 x 7 3/4 x 4 in. (47 cm, 7 3/4 in., 10.2 cm)
Classification:
Stone Sculpture
Credit Line:
The Cesnola Collection, Purchased by subscription, 1874–76
Accession Number:
74.51.2584
Not on view
Male figure wearing Cypriot loin-cloth with rosette.
Sanctuary of Golgoi–Ayios Photios

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. XXV.63, Boston: James R. Osgood and Company.

Myres, John L. 1914. Handbook of the Cesnola Collection of Antiquities from Cyprus. no. 1040, 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. 28, p. 51, Online Publication, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

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