Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Limestone head of a beardless male with a diadem

Period:
Archaic
Date:
2nd quarter of the 6th century B.C.
Culture:
Cypriot
Medium:
Limestone
Dimensions:
Overall: 7 × 4 3/8 × 4 in. (17.8 × 11.1 × 10.2 cm)
Classification:
Stone Sculpture
Credit Line:
Bequest of W. Gedney Beatty, 1941
Accession Number:
41.160.410
Not on view
Under lifesize head of a youth wearing a cap.
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. LII.309, Boston: James R. Osgood and Company.

Hermary, Antoine and Joan R. Mertens. 2013. The Cesnola Collection of Cypriot Art: Stone Sculpture. no. 34, pp. 54–5, Online Publication, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

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