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Broken votive offering in the form of a pale small clay tablet with two 'legs', and incised with straight lines.

Details

votive offering
2004.615
Anthropology

1 item (description level: whole)
Broad category
Anthropology: Archaeology
Additional names, titles, or classifications
catalogue name:  votive offering
object name (Horniman Ethno.):  votive offering

Place
Cyprus, Western Europe, Europe
Additional place information
made or collected:  Cyprus 

Materials & techniques
stone
Additional material & technique information
material: clay (overall)
material: stone (overall)
Measurements
overall:; 28 x 25 x 9 mm
Additional measurement information
overall:; 28 x 25 x 9 mm

Collected c. 1987 in Cyprus by Mr Weeks, 'Caprice', 60 Bleadon Hill, Weston-super-Mare, North Somerset. He was an FCO based in Nicosia.


Related objects
scroll painting (object-56265)
Related subjects
object name (Horniman Ethno.): votive offerings

Record created 2004-02-11 by LOWEN
Record last updated 2017-04-20 by XGVIEWS

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