The Cesnola Collection, Purchased by subscription, 1874–76
Not on view
The figurine, from a ring dance group, is handmade and solid, with a mold-made head. The figure is preserved from the head to about the thighs, where there is a clean horizontal break.
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. LXXXII.735, Boston: James R. Osgood and Company.
Myres, John L. 1914. Handbook of the Cesnola Collection of Antiquities from Cyprus. no. 2249, p. 358, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.
Karageorghis, Vassos, Gloria Merker, and Joan R. Mertens. 2016. The Cesnola Collection of Cypriot Art: Terracottas. no. 216, pp. 126, 258–59, Online Publication, [CD-Rom 2004], New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.