Oriental Institute

Oriental Institute

Oriental Institute
Libya Expedition 2
III: Events
Marble statue, circa 2nd century C.E., thought to represent the goddess Kore-Persephone. One of nine pieces found at Ptolemais (Ad Dirsīyah or Tolemaide) in Libya by an expedition of the University of Chicago's Oriental Institute led by director Dr. Carl H. Kraeling.
Kraeling, Carl Hermann, 1897-1966 | Sculpture, Ancient--Libya | Art, Ancient--Libya | Excavations (Archaeology)--Libya | Tolemaide (Libya)--Antiquities
Photographic prints; 17.5 x 11.9 cm
Archival Photographic Files
University of Chicago Library, Special Collections Research Center

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