About this object

Votive offering from the Sanctuary of Artemis Orthia in Sparta (or possibly another sanctuary site in Lakonia). A stag figurine in four fragments: body, one leg, head, and antlers.

Object specifics

  • Type
    Religion
  • Culture
    Lakonian
  • Artist/Maker
    Unknown or unrecorded
  • Place made
    Europe: Southern Europe: Greece: Lakonia
  • Date made
    6th Century BC - 4th Century BC mid
  • Materials
    Lead
  • Location
    Item not currently on display
  • Acquisition
    Gift of Norman Ellison.
  • Collector
    Unknown or unrecorded
  • Place collected
    Europe: Southern Europe: Greece: Lakonia
  • Date collected
    Unknown or unrecorded
  • Measurements
    21 mm x 30 mm; 13/16 in x 1 3/16 in
  • Related people
    Norman F Ellison (Previous owner)

Ownership

Previous owners

  • Norman F Ellison

    Owned from: Unknown or unrecorded
    How acquired: Unknown or unrecorded
    Owned until: Unknown or unrecorded
    Disposal method: Unknown or unrecorded
Object view = Humanities
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