Sculpture / -600 to -500

Female dancer with castanets

Sculpture, figurine, copper alloy

590 BC

7 cm

Dance at Paros

Print, monochrome 

Conceive in 500 B.C., approximately

Greece, Cyclades, Paros

Two young girls dancing or fleeing

Relief in calcaire 

(85 cm height)

Conceive 505 B.C., approximately 

Metope of the temple of Hera found in the sanctuary of the Silaris, at Foce del Sele. Probably Nereids, dancing or running.


Two maidens in a religious dance scene

Relief (51 cm height)

Conceive 510 B.C., approximately 

From the sanctuary of Demetra Malophoros in Selinonte.

Greece, Italy.


Female dancers


Conceive 550 B.C., approximately


Model of a circular dance of Nymphs with a male aulos-player at the centre

Sculpture, clay statuette (15 x 12 cm diam.)

Concieve 590 B.C., approximately

Detail: All figurines wear a fan-shaped headdress. Modern reconstruction of the composition, restored with plaster of Paris


Neck fragment of a pithos showing a female figure and two satyrs dancing

Sculpture, relief, pottery

575 BC approx.

50 cm height

Ancient  Greece, Crete