Cast Gallery catalogue number: 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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