About this object

A small male head from a votive statuette. The facial features have significantly faded and the right side is completely missing. The eyes are slightly bulgy. The hair has a cross hatched design suggestive of the fillet worn. The back of the head is very flat.

Object specifics

  • Type
    Religion
  • Culture
    Cypriot
  • Artist/Maker
    Unknown or unrecorded
  • Place made
    Unknown or unrecorded
  • Date made
    5th Century BC
  • 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
    100 mm x 75 mm
  • Related people
    Captain Fothergill (Collector)

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