A ROMAN MARBLE FIGURE
CIRCA 1ST CENTURY B.C.-1ST CENTURY A.D.
Perhaps depicting Proserpina, depicted standing with her weight on her right leg, her left knee bent and slightly advanced, wearing a long chiton with crinkly folds, a voluminous himation draped across her body creating cascading U-shaped folds along her right side, the form of her adolescent body revealed below, long fillet ties falling onto each shoulder, holding a scepter with a floral finial against her body in her lowered left hand
21¼ in. (54 cm.) high