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Limestone male head

Period:
Imperial
Date:
2nd century A.D.(?)
Culture:
Roman, Cypriot
Medium:
Limestone
Dimensions:
Overall: 9 × 5 1/4 × 5 in. (22.9 × 13.3 × 12.7 cm)
Classification:
Stone Sculpture
Credit Line:
The Cesnola Collection, Purchased by subscription, 1874–76
Accession Number:
74.51.2795
Not on view
Figure wearing wreath of flowers.
From the necropolis 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. CXLV.1141, Boston: James R. Osgood and Company.

Myres, John L. 1914. Handbook of the Cesnola Collection of Antiquities from Cyprus. no. 1333, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

Hermary, Antoine and Joan R. Mertens. 2013. The Cesnola Collection of Cypriot Art: Stone Sculpture. no. 497, pp. 376–77, Online Publication, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

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