C64 Cypriot limestone votive head £250

 


A head from a votive limestone figure of a man wearing a wreath. The flattened dimensions of the figure suggest it was intended to be viewed in a niche or against a wall.

Cyprus, late 5th Century BC

Fragment as shown

Size: 10 x 6.3 cms, 13.7 cms tall including stand

Ex. private collection, London, UK; acquired in the UK between the 1970's-1990's.

Mounted on a lacquered wood display stand