Nike Fixing Her Sandal (reduction) - Item #8

Nike Fixing Her Sandal (reduction) - Item #8

by The Giust Gallery $ 200.00

 

15 Inches High x 9 Inches Wide x 2 Inches Deep

Relief figure of a Nike, the personification of Victory, from the balustrade round the Temple of Athena Nike in Athens. The balustrade was added to the temple during a brief period of peace in 408 B.C.E. Here one of the goddesses of victory is seen gracefully bending down to fasten a loosened sandal as she walks.

 

Artist: Unknown

Museum: Acropolis Museum, Makriyianni, Athens

Origin: The Temple of Athena Nike, Athens

Time Period: Greek, 408 B.C.E.

1911 Catalog ID # - 8052

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