Seated limestone kourotrophos

Limestone | 18.4 x 8.3 x 6.3cm | Late 6th century B.C.

Unknown Artist

Statue of "nursing mother" with long veil seated on high-backed throne.

The woman occupies a seat with a partially broken back and armrests. On her knees she holds a small baby who wears a hood. Her right hand rests on the child’s knees. She wears a...
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