Nike Fixing Her Sandal (reduction) - Item #8by 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.
Museum: Acropolis Museum, Makriyianni, Athens
Origin: The Temple of Athena Nike, Athens
Time Period: Greek, 408 B.C.E.
1911 Catalog ID # - 8052