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Limestone statuette of a temple boy

Date:
5th century B.C.
Culture:
Cypriot
Medium:
Limestone
Dimensions:
Overall: 5 7/16 x 4 1/2 x 2 3/8 in. (13.8 x 11.4 x 6 cm)
Classification:
Stone Sculpture
Credit Line:
The Cesnola Collection, Purchased by subscription, 1874–76
Accession Number:
74.51.2761
Not on view
From Cyprus From Kourion, sanctuary of Apollo Hylates

Myres, John L. 1914. Handbook of the Cesnola Collection of Antiquities from Cyprus. no. 1210, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

Beer, Cecilia. 1994. Temple-Boys: A Study of Cypriote Votive Sculpture, Studies in Mediterranean Archaeology, Vol. 113. pp. 55-62, pl. 85, Jonsered: Paul Aströms Förlag.

Hermary, Antoine and Joan R. Mertens. 2013. The Cesnola Collection of Cypriot Art: Stone Sculpture. no. 262, Myres 1210, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

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