Marble votive relief from Athens or Piraeus

Marble votive relief from Athens or Piraeus

Marble votive relief from Athens or Piraeus. It has the form of a building with pilasters and relief antefixes on the roof. At the left, Zeus Meilichios is depicted seated on a throne. A woman kneeling before him has both hands touching the god’s knees. The other figures are worshippers, one of them leading a sacrificial ram. The last figure is a woman carrying a cylindrical hamper. Second half of the 4th c. BC.

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