About this object

A small young male head from a votive statue. The man has a round face and wide eyes with low arched eye brows and thin lips. He is wearing the type of hat known as the Macedonia kausia of the Hellenestic era. His hair is short and rendered in lozenge patterns at the back. Most of the facial features have faded.

Object specifics

  • Type
    Religion
  • Culture
    Cypriot
  • Artist/Maker
    Unknown or unrecorded
  • Place made
    Unknown or unrecorded
  • Date made
    3rd Century BC about
  • Materials
    Limestone
  • Location
    Item not currently on display
  • Acquisition
    Gift of Captain Fothergill
  • Collector
    Captain Fothergill
  • Place collected
    Europe: Southern Europe: Cyprus
  • Date collected
    1872 before
  • Measurements
    125 mm x 94 mm
  • Related people
    Captain Fothergill (Collector)

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