About this object

A round female head from a votive statuette. The woman has almond shaped eyes and the corners of her eyes lines are well shaped and meeting each other. The hair is thick and wavy and arranged behind the right ear that is surviving. She is wearing a long earing. The nose is broken and the lips have faded. Most of the face has a black stain. The back and the top of the head are missing.

Object specifics

  • Type
    Religion
  • Culture
    Cypriot
  • Artist/Maker
    Unknown or unrecorded
  • Place made
    Unknown or unrecorded
  • Date made
    5th 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
    120 mm x 95 mm
  • Related people
    Captain Fothergill (Collector)

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