Female lyre player figurine

On display

Details

  • Title

    Female lyre player figurine

  • Associated place

    Larnaka-Kamelarga (place of excavation)
  • Date

  • Material and technique

    ceramic

  • Object type

  • Dimensions

    23 cm (height)
    7.7 cm across arms (width)
    4.2 cm of preserved body (diameter)
    6.8 cm of base (diameter)
    6.7 cm from harp to back (depth)
  • No. of items

    1

  • Credit line

    Presented by the Cyprus Exploration Fund from excavations by John Linton Myres in 1894.

  • Museum location

    Ground floor | Gallery 18 | Ancient Cyprus
  • Museum department

    Antiquities

  • Accession no.

    AN1896-1908.C.320

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Further reading

Katherine Wodehouse (general editor), The Ashmolean Museum Crossing Cultures Crossing Time (Ashmolean Museum, University of Oxford, 2014), 56, 56, illus. 56

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