Marble female statue, found on Delos, Cyclades, dedication of the Naxian Nikandre
ca. 650 BC.
Female statue of island marble, found on Delos, Cyclades, in the sanctuary of Artemis. One of the earliest life-size statues in stone. It probably represents the goddess Artemis. According to the inscription carved on the garment on the left thigh, the statue was dedicated to Apollo by the Naxian Nikandre. Naxian work, typical of the Daedalic style.
Height 1,80 m.