The Cesnola Collection, Purchased by subscription, 1874–76
Not on view
The figurine is mold-made and solid. The molding rim was roughly cut away and the back was hollowed.
Said to be from Amathus
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. XXV.206, Boston: James R. Osgood and Company.
Myres, John L. 1914. Handbook of the Cesnola Collection of Antiquities from Cyprus. no. 2162, p. 352, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.
Karageorghis, Vassos. 1998. The Coroplastic Art of Ancient Cyprus: The Cypro-archaic period small female figurines, Vol. 5(B). no. 12, p. 261, Nicosia: Foundation Anasatasios G. Leventis.
Karageorghis, Vassos, Gloria Merker, and Joan R. Mertens. 2004. The Cesnola Collection: Terracottas. cat. 181, CD-ROM. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.