The Cesnola Collection, Purchased by subscription, 1874–76
Not on view
The mask is mold-made and hollow. Broken extensively and mended, with restored patches. The back and part of the chin are missing.
Said to be from the temple of Apollo Hylates at Kourion
Cesnola, Luigi Palma di. 1894. A Descriptive Atlas of the Cesnola Collection of Cypriote Antiquities in the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, Vol. 2. pl. XXVI.210, Boston: James R. Osgood and Company.
Myres, John L. 1914. Handbook of the Cesnola Collection of Antiquities from Cyprus. no. 2343, p. 362, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.
Karageorghis, Vassos, Gloria Merker, and Joan R. Mertens. 2004. The Cesnola Collection: Terracottas. cat. 400, CD-ROM. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.