Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Limestone statuette of a beardless male votary with a wreath of leaves

Period:
Late Classical
Date:
late 5th century B.C.
Culture:
Cypriot
Medium:
Limestone
Dimensions:
Overall: 19 1/2 x 6 1/4 x 2 3/4 in. (49.5 x 15.9 x 7 cm)
Classification:
Stone Sculpture
Credit Line:
The Cesnola Collection, Purchased by subscription, 1874–76
Accession Number:
74.51.2685
Not on view
Young votary holding and incense box and a spray of leaves.
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. CXIV.811, Boston: James R. Osgood and Company.

Myres, John L. 1914. Handbook of the Cesnola Collection of Antiquities from Cyprus. no. 1182, p., New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

Hermary, Antoine and Joan R. Mertens. 2013. The Cesnola Collection of Cypriot Art: Stone Sculpture. no. 125, p. 120, Myres 1182, Online Publication, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

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