The Cesnola Collection, Purchased by subscription, 1874–76
Not on view
The figurine, of "temple boy" type, is mold-made and hollow. The back is flattened and without detail, but may be mold-made. The figure is broken from the right thigh to the base and is mended.
From Kourion, the temple of Apollo Hylates
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. XLIV.349, Boston: James R. Osgood and Company.
Myres, John L. 1914. Handbook of the Cesnola Collection of Antiquities from Cyprus. no. 2291, p. 361, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.
Robinson, David Moore. 1931. Excavations at Olynthus: The Terra-cottas of Olynthus found in 1928, Vol. 4, D.M. Robinson, ed. p. 78, Baltimore: Johns Hopkins Press.
Karageorghis, Vassos, Gloria Merker, and Joan R. Mertens. 2004. The Cesnola Collection: Terracottas. cat. 330, CD-ROM. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.