Limestone statuette of a seated female votary

Period:
Archaic
Date:
late 6th century B.C.
Culture:
Cypriot
Medium:
Limestone
Dimensions:
Overall: H.:10 x W.:5 3/4 x D.:3 3/4 in. (25.4 x 14.6 x 9.5 cm)
Classification:
Stone Sculpture
Credit Line:
The Cesnola Collection, Purchased by subscription, 1874–76
Accession Number:
74.51.2514
Not on view
Seated female figure wearing veil and heavy necklace.
Sanctuary of Golgoi–Ayios Photios

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Myres, John L. 1914. Handbook of the Cesnola Collection of Antiquities from Cyprus. no. 1132, p. 180, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

Reinach, Salomon. 1924. "Deux mille trois cent quatre-vingt statues." Répertoire de la Statuaire Grecque et Romaine, Vol. 5, pt. 2, 2nd edn. p.112, n.6, Paris: E. Leroux.

Myres, John L. 1940-1945. "Excavations in Cyprus, 1913." Annual of the British School at Athens, 41: p. 33.

Hermary, Antoine and Joan R. Mertens. 2013. The Cesnola Collection of Cypriot Art : Stone Sculpture. no. 195, p. 164, Online Publication, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.