Figurine of a seated woman

Description
This figurine dates from the time when Cyprus was under Greek rule. It shows a woman sitting down, wearing Greek-style clothing. It is in the Archaic style f 1100-500 BC, and is made of terra-cotta.
It belonged to Lieutenant Colonel Montague who collected over 800 classical archaeological objects, which he bequeathed to the museum on his death.
Accession Loan No.
5/1946/480
Simple Name
figurine
Full Name
seated female figurine
Collector / Excavator
Montague, LAD, Lieutenant Colonel
Collection Country
Cyprus
Common Name
figurine of a seated woman
Material
pottery; terracotta
Period Classification
Archaic - 1100-500 BC
Collection Class
Foreign archaeology
Collection Contintent
Europe
Collection Area Region
Southern Europe
Cultural Group
Greek
Family Group

Dimensions
whole width 70 mm; whole height 175 mm; whole depth 51 mm
Created At
2016-10-13 15:45:44
Updated At
2020-01-28 11:42:52

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