The Cesnola Collection, Purchased by subscription, 1874–76
Not on view
The solid face and torso are mold-made, the arms and headdress handmade. The back is handmade and flattened. The crude, cruciform figurine is in a frontal pose.
Said to be from Lapithos
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. XXXVIII.309, Boston: James R. Osgood and Company.
Myres, John L. 1914. Handbook of the Cesnola Collection of Antiquities from Cyprus. no. 2243, 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. 221, pp. 129, 258–59, Online Publication, [CD-Rom 2004], New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.