Art and Art History Collection (Saskia)

Herculaneum Maiden Herculaneum Girl

Creator

Unknown

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Publisher

Saskia, Ltd., Cultural Documentation

Abstract

Possibly Persephone, daughter of Zeus and Demeter. Wife of Hades, the King of the Underworld, who carried her off because of her beauty.

Keywords

Athens, Greece, Herculaneum, Herculaneum, Style: High Classical, Period: Greek Hellenistic Period, Sculpture, Statue

Subject: topical

Style: High Classical; Period: Greek Hellenistic Period; Sculpture

Subject: geographic

Athens, Greece; Herculaneum; Herculaneum

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Genre

Statue; picture

Holding Location

University of South Florida USF

Collection

Art and Art History (Saskia)

Identifier

A01-JGC0312

Herculaneum Maiden Herculaneum Girl

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