Silk Road Collection
The Mediterranean

Statue of Female

  • The Mediterranean
  • Greek, Egypt
  • from the 3rd to 2nd centuries BC
  • The Hellenistic Period
  • terracotta tiles
  • 24.5cm in height

A eight-headed woman covered with thick wool shawls. A female statue people loved from the ancient Greek to the Hellenistic period. It was made and produced in quantity in Alexandria, Egypt and Tanagra, Greece and was buried together with the dead.