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Bronze relief of a veiled woman riding a sea-goat, 4th century BC
Either late Classical or early Hellenistic. The woman is most likely a nereid, a nymph of the calm sea. The sea-goat, in this style is particularly rare before the Hellenistic period. 
Source:The Metropolitan Museum of Art

ancientpeoples:

Bronze relief of a veiled woman riding a sea-goat, 4th century BC

Either late Classical or early Hellenistic. The woman is most likely a nereid, a nymph of the calm sea. The sea-goat, in this style is particularly rare before the Hellenistic period. 

Source:The Metropolitan Museum of Art

(via thepallasathena)

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