Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Limestone statuette of a boy with a flat headdress

Period:
Archaic or Classical
Date:
6th century B.C.
Culture:
Cypriot
Medium:
Limestone
Dimensions:
Overall: 9 7/8 x 3 5/8 x 1 3/4 in. (25.1 x 9.2 x 4.4 cm)
Classification:
Stone Sculpture
Credit Line:
The Cesnola Collection, Purchased by subscription, 1874–76
Accession Number:
74.57.24
Not on view
Standing votive figure of painted limestone.
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.816, Boston: James R. Osgood and Company.

Hermary, Antoine and Joan R. Mertens. 2013. The Cesnola Collection of Cypriot Art: Stone Sculpture. no. 148, p. 134, Online Publication, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

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