Cast Gallery catalogue number: D086

Cast No. D086

At the top are Acheloos (a river-god), Hermes, three nymphs, and Pan. Below, a hero leading a horse approaches Demeter and Persephone.

  • Plaster cast: Height: 40cm.
  • Copy of a marble relief.
  • The relief:
    • was made in the 4th century BC and dedicated to the nymphs and all the gods by a group of washerwomen.
    • was found in the stadium of Athens in 1759.
    • was formerly in Venice, Museum Nani.
    • was purchased for Berlin by Waagen in 1841.
    • is now in Berlin, Antikensammlung, inv. 709.

Look at casts showing Demeter | Persephone | Hermes

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