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Maker(s) &
Production:

, Greek Islands, Crete, possibly Crete

Category:

figure

Name:

statuette

Date:

circa 1901 2000

Period:

modern

Description:

female figurine, with hands raised to breasts

Find Spot:

'Knossos' Crete Greek Islands

Material:

marble ?

Dimension(s):

depth, 0.05, m
height, 0.222, m
width, 0.085, m

Acquisition:

bought; 1926; Seltman, C.T.

Exhibition(s):

I Turned It Into a Palace, Sydney Cockerell and the Fitzwilliam Museum. 2008-11-04 - 2009-03-17
Organiser: The Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge (Cambs.), UK
Venue: Mellon Gallery

Documentation:

Wace, A.J.B.. 1927. A Cretan statuette in the Fitzwilliam Museum: a study in Minoan costume.
Review of B & N.

Budde, Ludwig. Nicholls, Richard V.. 1967. Catalogue of the Greek and Roman sculpture in the Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge.
no. 186, pl. 61

Gill, D.W.J.. 1994. Cretan Forgeries.
Source Title: Classical Association News(June-)

p.6

Butcher, K.. Gill, D.W.J.. 1993. The Director, the Dealer, the Goddess and Her Champions: The Acquisition of the Fitzwilliam Goddess.
Source Title: American Journal of Archaeology()

pp.383-401

1968. [Unknown: Art Bulletin September 1968].
Source Title: Art Bulletin(September-)

Review of B & N.

1926. [Unknown: The Times 6 February 1926].
Source Title: The Times(6-February-)

Review of B & N.

Accession:

Object Number: GR.1.1926
(Antiquities)
(record id: 68915; input: 2003-03-25; modified: 2012-05-10)

Permanent
Identifier:

http://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/68915





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