Veiled female head from an Athenian grave monument

Classification
Culture
Dimensions
24.2 × 18 × 19.7 cm
Date
350–325 B.C.
Iconography
Production place
Findspot
Inventory
4734
ID
Hyp-1578
References
Szilágyi, J. Gy., Antik Gyűjtemény, 57; Szilágyi, J. Gy., Ancient Art, 64; Hekler 1929, 33, no. 23

Marble analyses conducted by Danielle Decrouez (Geneva, Museum of Natural History) and Karl Ramseyer (University of Bern, Institute of Geological Sciences) have shown that the statue was made of Pentelic marble. Click here for the detailed results.