Head from a votive statue

About this object

A small and round head of a young male from a votive statuette.The man has wide eyes and well defined eye lids, the right eye has significantly faded. The nose is broken and the lips are thin. The man has short hair with a short fringe on the forehead and underneath the wreath. The back of the head is very flat.

Object specifics

  • Type
  • Culture
  • Artist/Maker
  • Place made
  • Date made
    4th Century BC
  • 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
    120 mm x 80 mm
  • Related people
    Capt Fothergill ( Collector)
Object view = Humanities
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