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Limestone female figure from ring-dance group, probaly a group of three votive dancers; part of base also remains.
- 350 BC-300 BC
- Made in: Cyprus
- Excavated/Findspot: Sanctuary of Artemis
- (Europe,Cyprus,Achna,Sanctuary of Artemis)
- Height: 13.5 centimetres (max)
See Vandervondelen 1994 for a discussion of the group of limestone ring-dancers from Achna which she suggests was made in a single workshop.
Vandervondelen M. 1994, 'Danseuses inédites du British Museum' in F. Vandenabeele and R. Laffineur (eds), Cypriote stone sculpture. Proceedings of the Second International Conference of Cypriote Studies, Brussels-Liège, 17-19 May, 1993 (Brussels-Liège), 149-52.
Acquisition details unclear in register, "From excavations in Cyprus".
Greek & Roman Antiquities
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Object reference number: GAA62199