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NAMA 231 : Statue of the goddess Themis

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Pentelis marble. Found at Rhamnous, Attica, in the small temple of Nemesis The goffess wears a high-girt chiton, richly draped himation and sandals. The head is inlead and the right arm was made of a separate piece of marble. Themis, daugter of Ouranos and Gaia, was goddess of justice and at Rhamnous she was worshipped in the same temple as Nemesis. According to the inscription on the front of the base, the statue was carved by Chairestratos of Rhamnous and was dedicated to Themis by Megakles. About 300 BC.

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