Woman with a stag at her side

Greek
5th century B.C.


Findspot: Cyrene

Dimensions

16 cm (6 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

12.69

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Woman standing, weight on right leg. Her right hand lowered holds horns of a stag standing beside her. Her left holds a cup in front of her body. She wears polos, chiton, and himation fastened over breast, and falling down at both sides. Back not worked. Low rectangular plinth. Head and corner of plinth broken off and re-fastened.

Provenance

From the Excavations at Cyrene, 1910-1911.

Credit Line

From the Excavations at Cyrene (1910–11)