The Cesnola Collection, Purchased by subscription, 1874–76
Not on view
The cylindrical body, slightly flaring at the bottom, is handmade and solid. He holds his right arm and hand with a clenched fist across his chest.
Said to be from Alambra
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. XIII.99, Boston: James R. Osgood and Company.
Myres, John L. 1914. Handbook of the Cesnola Collection of Antiquities from Cyprus. no. 2024, p. 338, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.
Karageorghis, Vassos, Gloria Merker, and Joan R. Mertens. 2004. The Cesnola Collection: Terracottas. cat. 148, CD-ROM. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.