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3686

Marble kouros (naked youth) from Kea.
530-520 BC.

Kouros, probably funerary, made of island marble. It was found at Korrhesia on the island of Kea. The hair, tied with a ribbon hangs down the back in beaded tresses and sits in thick, shell-like curls on the forehead. Dynamic treatment of the human body. Work of an island sculptor.
Height 2,07 m.

 
 
 
 
 
     
     
                    
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