Based on a Hellenistic work of the late 3rd or early 2nd Century B.C., the goddess stooping lifts her left foot in order to adjust her sandal, a pose copied throughout the Hellenistic and Graeco-Roman worlds. Cf. M. B. Comstock and C. C. Vermeule, Sculpture in Stone, Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, 1976, p. 114, no. 175. Also, cf. E. J. Milleker (ed.), The Year One, Art of the Ancient World East and West, New York, 2000, p. 119, no. 91, for a Parthian alabaster female figure, 2nd Century B.C./A.D.