The Cesnola Collection, Purchased by subscription, 1874–76
Not on view
The upper half of the archer is handmade and solid, but the bearded face is mold-made. His head is turned to his left.
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. XXXI.264, Boston: James R. Osgood and Company.
Myres, John L. 1914. Handbook of the Cesnola Collection of Antiquities from Cyprus. no. 2064A, p. 341, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.
Karageorghis, Vassos, Gloria Merker, and Joan R. Mertens. 2016. The Cesnola Collection of Cypriot Art: Terracottas. no. 84, pp. 52, 255, Online Publication, [CD-Rom 2004], New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.