Limestone statuette of a female votary holding a flower
late 5th or early 4th century B.C.
Overall: 19 3/4 x 5 3/4 x 2 3/8 in. (50.2 x 14.6 x 6 cm)
The Cesnola Collection, Purchased by subscription, 1874–76
Not on view
Female figure with elaborate necklaces, holding a flower.
“From the ruins of Idalium”
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. LXVII.440, Boston: James R. Osgood and Company.
Myres, John L. 1914. Handbook of the Cesnola Collection of Antiquities from Cyprus. no. 1084, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.
Hermary, Antoine and Joan R. Mertens. 2013. The Cesnola Collection of Cypriot Art : Stone Sculpture. no. 202, pp. 168-69, Online Publication, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.