Woman holding a silphium stalk and a stag
5th century B.C.
13.8 cm (5 7/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Woman standing, weight on left leg. Her right arm bent at elbow holds stag in front of her body; her left, lowered, holds silphium. She wears chiton with kolpos and himation fastened over breast and falling down on both sides. Head and part of plinth missing. Broken and repaired.
From the Excavations at Cyrene, 1910-1911.
From the Excavations at Cyrene (1910–11)