Limestone head of a female votary with veil covering the hair, fragment of votive-statuette

Details

  • Title

    Limestone head of a female votary with veil covering the hair, fragment of votive-statuette

  • Associated place

    Dali-Ambelleri (find spot)
    Idalion (find spot)
  • Date

  • Material and technique

    limestone

  • Object type

  • Dimensions

    max 12.6 cm between both breaks (height)
    max 8.3 cm across eyebrows and bridge of nose (width)
    max 9.25 cm from tip of nose to back of head (depth)
  • No. of items

    1

  • Credit line

    Bequeathed by the Trustees of the Christy Collection, 1874.

  • Museum location

    not on display

  • Museum department

    Antiquities

  • Accession no.

    AN1874.337

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Further reading

Ulbrich, A., ‘"Unpublished sculptures from ancient Idalion: the earliest provenanced find-assemblage in the Ashmolean´s Cypriot Collection"’, 41, (2011), 7, fig. 7a-b

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