The Cesnola Collection, Purchased by subscription, 1874–76
Not on view
The figurine has a mold-made face. The head, shoulders, and upper chest are preserved. She has large almond-shaped eyes, ridged eyelids and eyebrows, and smiling lips.
Said to be from Soli
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Myres, John L. 1914. Handbook of the Cesnola Collection of Antiquities from Cyprus. no. 1899, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.
Karageorghis, Vassos, Gloria Merker, and Joan R. Mertens. 2004. The Cesnola Collection: Terracottas. cat. 198, CD-ROM. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.