Limestone statuette of Artemis (?) holding two torches
3rd–1st century B.C.
Overall: 20 7/8 x 9 1/4 x 4 3/8 in. (53 x 23.5 x 11.1 cm)
The Cesnola Collection, Purchased by subscription, 1874–76
Not on view
Figure with torches in both hands.
“From the ruins of Golgoi”
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. CXVI.841, Boston: James R. Osgood and Company.
Myres, John L. 1914. Handbook of the Cesnola Collection of Antiquities from Cyprus. no. 1244, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.
Hermary, Antoine and Joan R. Mertens. 2013. The Cesnola Collection of Cypriot Art: Stone Sculpture. no. 360, p. 266, Online Publication, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.