Female head from an Athenian funerary monument

Classification
Culture
Dimensions
height: 39 cm
Date
mid-4th century B.C.
Iconography
Production place
Inventory
4733
ID
Hyp-3981
References
Szilágyi, J. Gy., Antik Gyűjtemény, 57; Szilágyi, J. Gy., Ancient Art, 64

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 Parian (Paros-Marathi) marble. Click here for the detailed results.