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A CYPRIOT LIMESTONE HEAD OF A MALE VOTARY
PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF CHARLES STEINBERG
A CYPRIOT LIMESTONE HEAD OF A MALE VOTARY

HELLENISTIC PERIOD, CIRCA 2ND-1ST CENTURY B.C.

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A CYPRIOT LIMESTONE HEAD OF A MALE VOTARY
HELLENISTIC PERIOD, CIRCA 2ND-1ST CENTURY B.C.
7 ¼ in. (17.8 cm.) high
Provenance
Reportedly from the temple at Golgi.
Luigi Palma di Cesnola (1832-1904), first director of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York.
The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York.
with S. Dormont, Tel Aviv.
Acquired by the current owner from the above, 1963.
Literature
The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Hand-Book no. 3: The Stone Sculptures of the Cesnola Collection of Cypriote Antiquities in Halls 14, 18, and 19, New York, 1904, p. 87, no. 1360.
Exhibited
New York, The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1904 and prior.

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