Head from a votive statuette

About this object

A small and round head of a young male from a votive statuette. The eyes are wide with low eye brows, the lips are thin. Most of the facial features have significantly faded. The man has short hair and he wears a hair band. He has a very thin line of a fringe on his forehead, his hair is arranged behind his ears. The back of the head has a slightly conical shape.

Object specifics

  • Type
  • Culture
  • Artist/Maker
  • Place made
  • Date made
    4th Century BC - 3rd Century BC about
  • 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
    90 mm x 100 mm
  • Related people
    Capt Fothergill ( Collector)
Object view = Humanities
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