Symposiast & Hetairai
A scene from the interior bowl of a red-figure kylix or stemmed...
Grecian Female from a fictile vase.
Mosaic of a Gypsy Girl
Roman mosaic of a gypsy girl, 2nd century CE?, Gaziantep Zeugma...
Aphrodite of Knidos
Roman copy of Aphrodite of Knidos by Praxiteles (4th cent BCE...
Han Woman, Dahuting Tomb
A portrait of an Eastern Han woman from the Dahuting tomb, Zhengzhou...
Byzantine Jeweled Bracelet
Dating to 500-700 CE, this gold bracelet is elaborately decorated...
Byzantine Hexagonal Jug
Created in the 6th or 7th century CE, this moulded glass jug measures...
Byzantine Bowl with Female Figure
This bowl, dating to the 14th-15th century CE, features a stylized...
Byzantine Figurine of a Woman with Child
Made of terracotta and pressed into a mould, this figurine was...
Archaic Greek Woman
A detail from a 'Melian' vase depicting a Greek woman of the archaic...
Antonine Woman Bust
Bust of an Antonine woman, circa 150 CE, Egypt (?), Marble. Musée...
Who was Margery Kempe and what sort of woman was she?
Anthony Bale, editor of the new Oxford World’s Classics edition...