Young hetaera (courtesan), Greek, circa 510-500 BCE, polychrome terracotta. Musée d'Art et d'Histoire (Musée du Cinquantenaire, Brussels, Belgium). Made with CapturingReality.
The figure is lying on a bed painted in red and covered with a blue cloth, her right elbow rests on a red cushion, matching her shoes. A red diadem girdles her hair.
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Marchal, G. (2019, March 29). Nude Greek Courtesan or Hetaera. Ancient History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.ancient.eu/image3d/438/
Marchal, Geoffrey. "Nude Greek Courtesan or Hetaera." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Last modified March 29, 2019. https://www.ancient.eu/image3d/438/.
Marchal, Geoffrey. "Nude Greek Courtesan or Hetaera." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Ancient History Encyclopedia, 29 Mar 2019. Web. 28 Oct 2020.