• 0021994941.JPG

Object ID
1994.94.1
Object Name
Statue, Religious
Object Collection
Material
Plaster
Object Entities
Semeges, Mary (collected by)
Semeges, Mary (owned by)
Athena, (is related to)
Semeges, Mary (is related to)
Object Description
Plaster statue of Greek goddess Athena. She is wearing a war helmet and a blue and white toga. Her right hand looks as if it were once holding a spear, but the spear is no longer connected to the statue. A hole in the base of the statue further suggests this. Her left arm has fallen off, leaving a stump and a mark on her stomach where her hand was probably glued. She is standing on a white circular base. The bottom of the statue identifies that the statue was handmade by Kutahia in Athens.
Origin
Kutahia is a small merchant in Athens that makes statues and pottery which reflect the tradition of Ancient Greece. Although their products are handmade, they are reproductions.
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Citation
Statue, Religious, Mary Semeges Collection, National Hellenic Museum, https://collections.nationalhellenicmuseum.org/Detail/objects/10101. Accessed 04/19/21.