Marble fragment of a votive relief with Athena

Marble | 28.4 x 23cm | Ca. 405–390 B.C.

Unknown Artist

Athena, the patron goddess of Athens, wears an Attic helmet, a belted peplos, and over her chest the aegis, a protective goatskin given to her by her father Zeus. The remainder of this relief, which is preserved in Athens, shows that Athena was repre...
read more