Head from a votive statuette

About this object

A small male head of a votive statue. It is broken from the neck down as well as the right side of the nose going up to the eye. His left eyes is prominent. He has well rounded cheeks and thin lips with a straight smile. Both ears are damaged however you can see the earring on the left ear. The right ear and earring is damaged where there is only the outline left. The crown is damaged however you can see short, straight hair at the back of his head.

Object specifics

  • Type
  • Culture
  • Artist/Maker
  • Place made
    Europe: Southern Europe: Cyprus
  • Date made
    6th Century BC
  • Materials
  • Location
    Item not currently on display
  • Acquisition
  • Collector
    Captain Fothergill
  • Place collected
    Europe: Southern Europe: Cyprus
  • Date collected
    1872 before
  • Measurements
    98 mm x 78 mm x 89 mm
  • Related people
    Capt Fothergill ( Collector)
Object view = Humanities
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