Homepage Timeline Maps A-Z index Learning

Memphis: Terracotta UC 47952

This figure represents most likely a Ptolemaic queen. She wears a stephane (diadem) on her corkscrew lock hairstyle. She holds a single cornucopia in her left hand and wears a chiton and himation. The figures was perhaps used in the royal cult.

UC 47952


Walker/Higgs 2001: 65, no. 39


Copyright © 2002 University College London. All rights reserved.