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  • Object type

  • Museum number

    1820,0513.2

  • Description

    Head from a Parian marble statue of Nemesis. Perforations at top of head for the attachment of a metal crown. Over life size.

  • Producer name

  • Culture/period

  • Date

    • 430BC-420BC (circa)
  • Production place

  • Findspot

  • Materials

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 41.91 centimetres
  • Curator's comments

    pp. 45-50, pl. 54-55
    G. Despines, 1971, Συμβολή στη μελέτη του έργου του Αγορακρίτου. Athens.

    The statue of Nemesis at Rhamnus was described by Pausanias (Description of Greece, 1.33.2-8). The metal crown is decribed as being decorated with deer and small images of Victory.

  • Bibliography

    • Sculpture 460 bibliographic details
  • Location

    On display: G19

  • Subjects

  • Associated names

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date

    1820

  • Department

    Greek & Roman Antiquities

  • Registration number

    1820,0513.2


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