Votive figure of mother suckling infant

Made:
600-401

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Votive figure of mother suckling infant, terracotta, Cyprus, 600BC to 401BC, on recent plaster base

Details

Category:
Classical & Medieval Medicine
Object Number:
A636061
Materials:
base, plaster, figure, terracotta
type:
votive infant
taxonomy:
  • votive offering
  • votive figure

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