Kore (Greek word for maiden) - ROM2012_12828_1


Kore (Greek word for maiden)

Geography: East Greek
Date: c. 500-490 BC
Period: Late Archaic period
30 x 17.8 x 8.3 cm
Object number: 2012.26.1
Credit Line: Gift of Louise Hawley Stone Charitable Trust
On view
Gallery Location:Gallery of Greece

Perhaps from a votive relief.

Sculptures of kore were popular in the Greek world from about 650 BC to 480 BC. The projection of marble on the right side of this kore suggests that it may be part of a larger composition.

Greek World
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