So-called Nereids.

Sandstone. Metope from the temple of Hera at the mouth of the river Sele.
Mid-6th century BCE.

Paestum, National Archaeological Museum
(Museo archeologico nazionale di Paestum)

Origin:
Found at the sanctuary of Hera Argiva at the mouth of the Sele.
Credits:
2012. Photo: Ilya Shurygin.
Text: museum label.
THE GALLERY OF ANCIENT ART
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