|HELLENISTIC MARBLE HALF-STATUE OF A GODDESS, PROBABLY PERSEPHONE
Or possibly Demeter, wearing a chiton, her himation over her head (capite velato).
Asia Minor, ca. 325-250 BC
H. 35 3/8 in. (90 cm.)
Ex Gregoire Couturier collection, Delémont, Switzerland, acquired before 1960.
Published: J. Eisenberg, Art of the Ancient World, 2008, no. 4.
FULL-SCREEN FLASH SLIDESHOW