Abstract Cycladic figurine , Louris type, from Naxos, 2800-2500 BC, Museum of Cycladic Art Athens, <br />
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The figurine has no facial features and is of no determinable sex. The figureine is of the Louros typle, named after a site in Naxos and with stuby arms is considered to be an abstract development of the Plastiras type, of which it retains such traits and naturalistically separated legs and horizontal feet. The arms have been reduced to two protuberances at shoulder level and all anitomical features have virtually disappeared.

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Abstract Cycladic figurine , Louris type, from Naxos, 2800-2500 BC, Museum of Cycladic Art Athens,

The figurine has no facial features and is of no determinable sex. The figureine is of the Louros typle, named after a site in Naxos and with stuby arms is considered to be an abstract development of the Plastiras type, of which it retains such traits and naturalistically separated legs and horizontal feet. The arms have been reduced to two protuberances at shoulder level and all...
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