Greek caryatid marble

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Greek marble, showing three female heads, mounted on a stone stand.

Price: € 2.500,--

Size; 7 x 6 cm

Period: Greek Hellenistic Period, circa. 1st Century B. C.

Material: marble

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  • A caryatid is a sculpted female figure serving as an architectural support taking the place of a column or a pillar supporting an entablature on her head.
    The Greek term karyatides literally means "maidens of Karyai", an ancient town of Peloponnese.