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Woman holding a silphium stalk

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Similar to 14.478. Female statuette holding up silphium stalk in right hand.

Provenance

From the Excavations at Cyrene.

Credit Line

Permanently deposited by the Archaeological Institute of America

Greek, 5th century B.C.

Findspot

Cyrene

Dimensions

11.2 cm (4 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

14.479

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture