Female figurine with lyre

Description
This pottery figurine depicts a woman or goddess. She is wearing a head dress and veil, draped clothing and carries a lyre. During the Cypriot Iron Age mould-made figurines like this were very popular offerings left in temples.
Accession Loan No.
A525
Simple Name
figurine
Full Name
female holding musical instrument, lyre
Collector / Excavator
Gilbertson
Collection Country
Cyprus
Common Name
female figurine with lyre
Material
ceramic
Collection Class
Foreign archaeology
Collection Contintent
Europe
Collection Area Region
Southern Europe
Production Year Low
-480
Production Year High
-310
Collection Site Name
Idalium [Idalion]
Family Group

Created At
2016-10-13 15:45:42
Updated At
2020-01-28 11:42:51

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