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Accession_Number 23.11.31RR
adlib_title Spartan relief plaque figurine
Shape Figurine
Shape_description Female figure facing left with arms held away from the sides of the body. Wearing a headdress and a long garment marked across at the chest, waist, and hem levels.
Material Lead
Fabric Spartan
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Condition The top of the headdress is damaged. The left arm is missing from wrist level, and the right from just below the shoulder. The left foot is absent. The right foot is bent and slightly damaged at the tip.
Technique/Style Relief plaque
Provenance Said to be from the Sanctuary of Artemis Orthia, Sparta.
Period Archaic
Date 7-5 c.
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Attribution
Image
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Height 4.3
Diameters
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Other_dims. W. 1.7
Location 11.1.9
Edited_by Sara; Liz
Date_edited 09.06.2005; 21.06.2007
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