Part of the sculptural group “The Slaughter of the Niobids”: Niobe tries to protect her younger daughter from Artemis
Marble.
Roman copy of the mid-2nd century CE after a Greek original of the 4th century BCE.
Inv. No. 265.
Heraklion, Archaeological Museum Photo by Egisto Sani

Part of the sculptural group “The Slaughter of the Niobids”: Niobe tries to protect her younger daughter from Artemis.

Marble.
Roman copy of the mid-2nd century CE after a Greek original of the 4th century BCE.
Inv. No. 265.

Heraklion, Archaeological Museum

Origin:
From Inatos, Crete.
Credits:
(cc) 2013. Photo: Egisto Sani (CC BY-NC-SA 2.0).

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