Grave Stele of a Young Girl, Melisto

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Illustration

Ibolya Horvath
by Sarah E. Bond
published on 15 September 2020

The stele shows the girl, holding a doll in one hand and a bird in the other which she seems to be offering with a gentle smile to the small dog jumping up to greet her.
c. 340 BCE.
Harvard Art Museums

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Bond, S. E. (2020, September 15). Grave Stele of a Young Girl, Melisto. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/image/12749/grave-stele-of-a-young-girl-melisto/

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