The crescent-shaped body may represent arms upraised in benediction, a pose found in Minoan and Mother Goddess figurines.
Cf. R. A. Higgins, Greek Terracottas, London, 1967, p. xix, pl. 4H (British Museum Cat. no. B 5); and Ancient Life in Miniature, exhibition catalogue, Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery, 1968, p. 14 and pl. 2, no. 14 for similar.