Marble stele (grave marker) of a youth and a little girl

Period: Archaic

Date: ca. 530 B.C.

Culture: Greek, Attic

Medium: Marble

Dimensions: total H. 166 11/16 in. (423.4cm)

Classification: Stone Sculpture

Credit Line: Frederick C. Hewitt Fund, 1911; Rogers Fund, 1921; and Anonymous Gift, 1951

Accession Number: 11.185a–c, f, g

Description

Inscribed on the base: to dear Me[gakles], on his death, his father with his dear mother set [me] up as a monument

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