Woman holding a silphium stalk
5th century B.C.
19 cm (7 1/2 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
The figure stands with weight on right leg, holding a silphium stalk in raised right hand. She wears polos, chiton and himation fastened over breast. Round plinth.
From the Excavations at Cyrene.
Permanently deposited by the Archaeological Institute of America