The Cesnola Collection, Purchased by subscription, 1874–76
Not on view
The figurine is mold-made and solid. The back is handmade and flattened, except for the headdress. The figure is preserved from the head to the waist.
Said to be from a tomb at Morphou
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. XIX.139, Boston: James R. Osgood and Company.
Myres, John L. 1914. Handbook of the Cesnola Collection of Antiquities from Cyprus. no. 2241, pp. 355, 358, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.
Karageorghis, Vassos, Gloria Merker, and Joan R. Mertens. 2004. The Cesnola Collection: Terracottas. cat. 222, CD-ROM. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.