Votive plaque

Description
This stone plaque shows a seated woman cradling a child. The woman is dressed in Greek-style clothing and the baby is wrapped in swaddling clothes and wears a pointed hat. It is decorated with red lines.
Accession Loan No.
31/1918/83
Collection Class
Foreign archaeology
Common Name
votive plaque
Simple Name
figurine
Full Name
figurine of mother and child
Dimensions
whole length 260 mm; whole width 130 mm; whole depth 60 mm
Period Classification
Cypriot Classical - 500-325 BC
Family Group

Material
stone; limestone; pigment
Collector / Excavator
Cobham, Claude Delaval
Collection Site Name
cyprus
Collection Country
Cyprus
Collection Area Region
Southern Europe
Collection Continent
Europe

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