Head from a votive statuette

About this object

A male head from a votive statue broken from the neck down. There is one ear on its right side with an earring and only an earring on the left side. There are no eyes and it's nose is damaged on the right side. The forehead and crown is broken.

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
    1972 before
  • Measurements
    113 mm x 105 mm x 107 mm
  • Note
    Droop noted that they eyes might have been rendered in colour
  • Related people
    Capt Fothergill ( Collector)

Explore related


  • Handbook and Guide to the Collection of Cypriote Sculptures

    Date: 1931

Object view = Humanities
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