after Phidias (5th century BC)
Art / Sculpture
wood & plaster
90 x 330 mmOrder this image
Calke Abbey, Derbyshire (Accredited Museum)
Miniature plaster replica of the Parthenon frieze, framed in sections in mahogany cases with glass on top. The frieze sculpture relief is moulded in section and the sections joined within the frame. h). A short frame with two sections of plaster Parthenon frieze - both broken - the relief showing the procession moving towards the right. Groups of about three people take sacrificial cattle with long horns. See CAL/SC/105g for photo. See also CAL/SC/105a-m.
Makers and roles
after Phidias (5th century BC), sculptor