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Français : Nikè d'Épidaure
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Artist
Attributed to
creator QS:P170,Q1342534
Object type acroterion
object_type QS:P31,Q421214
Description
Statue of Nike. The statue was the central akroterion on the west pediment of the temple of Asklepios. Nike is depicted flying with her dress billowing in the wind behind her. In her right hand she holds a partridge, a symbol of the healing power of Asklepios.
Date circa 380 BC
Medium sculpture in the round / Pentelic marble
medium QS:P186,Q673492
institution QS:P195,Q637187
Current location
Room 22
Accession number
155
Object history excavated. Place: Epidaurus.
References Kaltsas, Nikolaos () Sculpture: In the National Archaeological Museum, Athens, The J. Paul Getty Museum ISBN: 9780892366866.

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