Woman holding a stag by its horns
5th century B.C.
17 cm (6 11/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Female statuette. The figure stands with weight on right leg. She wears chiton with kolpos, and himation fastened over breast. The right hand holds by the horns a stag standing beside her. The left is placed against the front of her body, and holds a large round object. Square plinth. Head and shoulders missing.
From the Excavations at Cyrene.
Permanently deposited by the Archaeological Institute of America