Head of Artemis

600–575 BCE
Overall: 13.8 cm (5 7/16 in.)
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Location: 102D Pre-Roman

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Artemis was the goddess of hunting. Her long straight nose, almond-shaped eyes, and "archaic smile" are very similar to those of Atalanta on the contemporary white-ground lekythos (1966.114)
Head of Artemis

Head of Artemis

600–575 BCE


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