Photo © The Israel Museum, Jerusalem
Male figurine
Halicarnassus, Asia Minor
Classical Period, late 5th century BCE
Terracotta
H: 14.5; W: 4.5 cm
Bequest of Sam Levy, Lisbon
Accession number: 2004.47.31
 
 
Similar figurines have been found in temples, sanctuaries, and household shrines. They were generally dedications, representing the god or the dedicator.


Digital presentation of this object was made possible by: The Ridgefield Foundation, New York, in memory of Henry J. and Erna D. Leir