Marble head of a young girl from Lindos, Rhodes.
Ca. 550 BC.
Height: 19.5 cm.
This Marble head of a statue a young girl stood on the topmost terrace of the Sanctuary of Athena in Lindos, on the island of Rhodos, excavated by a Danish archaeological expedition in 1901-1914. The almond-shaped eyes are a typical feature of the Archaic period.