Head from a votive statuette

About this object

A small head from a male votive statue. Most of the facial features of the head have eroded but the wreath he is wearing and the almond shaped eyes can be recognised. The hair at the back of the neck is long.

Object specifics

  • Type
  • Culture
  • Artist/Maker
    Unknown or unrecorded
  • Place made
    Unknown or unrecorded
  • Date made
    6th Century BC late; 5th 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
    115 mm x 65 mm
  • Related people
    Captain Fothergill (Collector)
Object view = Humanities
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