Woman holding a silphium stalk
5th century B.C.
14.5 cm (5 11/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Type of 14.474. Much worn. Female figure, weight on right leg, holding silphium stalk in raised right hand. She wears a polos, and has her chiton and himation fastened over her breast. Plinth and legs below the knees missing.
From the Excavations at Cyrene.
Permanently deposited by the Archaeological Institute of America