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Kore on a base of a double dedication.

UnknownAround 510 BC

Acropolis Museum

Acropolis Museum
Athens, Greece

Kore with unusual proportions. She wears red closed shoes and holds a dove. The second dedication is partially preserved. The inscription states: Lysias dedicated it to Athena as 'aparche' (his first earnings). Euarchis dedicated it to Athena as 'dekate' (1/10 of his earnings). Marble from the island of Paros.

Details

  • Title: Kore on a base of a double dedication.
  • Creator: Unknown
  • Date Created: Around 510 BC
  • Physical Dimensions: h850 m
  • Exhibition: Archaic Gallery
  • Type: Marble statue
  • Rights: Acropolis Museum Collection

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