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  • Object type

  • Museum number


  • Description

    Parian marble figure of a draped woman, probably a private portrait. She wears a himation over a long chiton; left foot drawn back; head is made separately, is of the same marble as the body and probably belongs.

  • Culture/period

  • Date

    • 2ndC BC-1stC BC
  • Materials

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 166.5 centimetres
  • Bibliography

    • Sculpture 1989 bibliographic details
  • Location

    Not on display

  • Exhibition history


    2007 31 Mar-30 Jun, Gosport, Ancient Greeks: Athletes, Warriors & Heroes
    2007/8 3 Nov-24 Feb, Leicester, Ancient Greeks: Athletes, Warriors & Heroes
    2008 29 Mar-1 Jun, Luton, Ancient Greeks: Athletes, Warriors & Heroes
    2008 20 Jun-5 Oct, Lincoln, Ancient Greeks: Athletes, Warriors & Heroes
    2008/9 25 Oct-24 Jan, South Shields, Ancient Greeks: Athletes, Warriors & Heroes
    2009 7 Feb-4 May, Glasgow, Ancient Greeks: Athletes, Warriors & Heroes

  • Acquisition notes

    Previously unregistered; acquired before 1876.

  • Department

    Greek & Roman Antiquities

  • Registration number



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