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
Collection Class
Foreign archaeology
Common Name
figurine of a seated woman
Simple Name
figurine
Full Name
seated female figurine
Dimensions
whole width 70 mm; whole height 175 mm; whole depth 51 mm
Cultural Group
Greek
Period Classification
Archaic - 1100-500 BC
Family Group

Material
pottery; terracotta
Collector / Excavator
Montague, LAD, Lieutenant Colonel
Collection Country
Cyprus
Collection Area Region
Southern Europe
Collection Continent
Europe

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