Overall: 8 1/8 x 4 3/4 x 3 3/16 in. (20.6 x 12.1 x 8 cm)
The Cesnola Collection, Purchased by subscription, 1874–76
Not on view
Herakles is in a walking position; the right arm is raised, the left detached from the body. He wears a belted kilt, with incised horizontal rows intersected by short vertical lines, that covers the abdomen and the legs.
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. LXXXVII.581, Boston: James R. Osgood and Company.
Myres, John L. 1914. Handbook of the Cesnola Collection of Antiquities from Cyprus. no. 1094, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.
Hermary, Antoine and Joan R. Mertens. 2013. The Cesnola Collection of Cypriot Art: Stone Sculpture. no. 307, p. 233, Online Publication, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.