Woman holding a silphium stalk and a stag by its horns
5th century B.C.
18.5 cm (7 5/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Type like 14.458, except that the left hand holds a silphium stalk. The lower part broken off, the break running from under right hand to left foot. The head is missing. The figure stands with weight on right leg, wearing a chiton with kolpos, and himation fastened over breast. The right hand holds by the horns a stag standing beside her.
From the Excavations at Cyrene.
Permanently deposited by the Archaeological Institute of America