Head from a votive statuette

About this object

Object specifics

  • Type
  • Culture
  • Artist/Maker
  • Place made
  • Date made
    5th Century BC end - 4th Century BC early
  • Materials
  • 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
    160 mm x 90 mm
  • Note
    Curator's note: Similar heads with conical hats are in the Louvre' s museums collections, speciifically see AM 3058 from the catalogue of the Louvre museum Cypriot collections, 1989, p.226. The heads from the Louvre originated from the sanctuary of Golgoi and have been dated towards the end of the 5th century- beginning of the 4th century.
  • Related people
    Captain Fothergill ( Collector)
Object view = Humanities
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