Figurine of woman holding a silphium stalk
9.4 cm (3 11/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Woman standing. She holds silphium in right hand raised to her breast, and wreath in lowered left hand. She wears polos, chiton and himation fastened over breast and hanging down on both sides. Rectangular plinth. Back not modeled.
From the Excavations at Cyrene, 1910-1911
Permanently deposited by the Archaeological Institute of America