Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Limestone statue of Hera or Demeter (?)

Period:
Early Hellenistic
Date:
ca. 330–200 B.C.
Culture:
Cypriot
Medium:
Limestone
Dimensions:
Overall: 26 3/4 x 11 3/4 x 9 1/2 in. (67.9 x 29.8 x 24.1 cm)
Classification:
Stone Sculpture
Credit Line:
The Cesnola Collection, Purchased by subscription, 1874–76
Accession Number:
74.51.2729
Not on view
Figure wearing long tunic and cloak.
From Cyprus

Myres, John L. 1914. Handbook of the Cesnola Collection of Antiquities from Cyprus. no. 1250, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

Hermary, Antoine and Joan R. Mertens. 2013. The Cesnola Collection of Cypriot Art: Stone Sculpture. no. 364, pp. 268–69, Online Publication, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

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