Cast Gallery catalogue number: C165

Cast No. C165

Athena wearing a helmet, and aigis decorated with a head of Gorgo (on the left shoulder). She holds a box containing the serpent Erichthonios.

  • Plaster cast: Height: 1.5m.
  • Copy of a marble statue.
  • The marble:
    • is known as the Athena Cherchel/Ostia.
    • is a version of a Greek original of about 400 BC.
    • was found on Crete, near Selino.
    • is now in Paris, Musée du Louvre, Ma 847.

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