Photo © The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, by Vladimir Naikhin
Female figure
Amorgos or Naxos, Greece
Kapsala Style, ca. 2600 BCE
The Israel Museum Master
H: 29 cm
Gift of Isidore M. Cohen, New York, to American Friends of the Israel Museum
Accession number: 74.61.206
Six figurines of this type have been ascribed to a single sculptor, named after our Museum, which houses the best preserved of the six known figurines attributed to his hand.

Thimme, J. (ed.), Art and Culture of the Cyclades, Karlsruhe I977 (Kunst und Kultur der Kykladeninseln im 3 Jahrtausend v. Chr. Katalog Badisches Landesmuseum Karlsruhe 1976)

Digital presentation of this object was made possible by: The Ridgefield Foundation, New York, in memory of Henry J. and Erna D. Leir