Exhibitions/ Art Object

Terracotta statuette of a woman

Period:
Hellenistic
Date:
ca. 300 B.C.
Culture:
Greek, Cypriot
Medium:
Terracotta
Dimensions:
H. 6 in. (15.2 cm)
Classification:
Terracottas
Credit Line:
The Cesnola Collection, Purchased by subscription, 1874–76
Accession Number:
74.51.1730
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 171
Standing, in chiton and himation, resting weight on left leg.
From Cyprus

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. XLI.319, Boston: James R. Osgood and Company.

Myres, John L. 1914. Handbook of the Cesnola Collection of Antiquities from Cyprus. no. 2226, p. 357, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

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