Greek Marble Head of a Kore
An ancient Greek Pentelic marble head of a Kore, or maiden. Her wavy locks of hair are combed back beneath a stephane made of three flat overlapping ears of grain.
cf.: G.M.A. Richter, KORAI, Archaic Greek Maidens, (London, 1968), figs. 423-428, (Athens, Akropolis Museum, nos. 648, 661).
Formerly in a Swiss private collection, 1970's or earlier.
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