Figure Holding a Tambourine
about 750–475 B.C.
19.5 cm (7 11/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Figurine of a female figure holding a tambourine, with a moldmade face and wheelmade body. No color or ornament. Lower part cylindrical. Right arm broken off.
By date unknown: with General Luigi Palma di Cesnola (from Cyprus); May 16, 1872: purchased by MFA from General Luigi Palma di Cesnola for
$ 1,704.39 (this figure is the total price for MFA 72.1-72.473 and 72.4871-72.4900)
Museum purchase with funds donated by subscription