Woman holding a silphium stalk and a wreath
5th century B.C.
12.8 cm (5 1/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Woman standing. She holds silphium in right hand across her breast, and wreath in lowered left hand. Chiton with kolpos, and himation fastened over breast, and hanging down at both sides. Circular plinth. Back not worked. Head missing.
From the Excavations at Cyrene, 1910-1911.
From the Excavations at Cyrene (1910–11)