A bronze statuette of a Spartan running girl.
The maiden is running the foot-race of Heraea,
leaving the hairs hanging down, while her tunic
reaches a little above the knee and her right
shoulder is bare, as far as the breast.
Spartan work, around 520 BC. British Museum
A bronze statuette of a soldier.
Spartan work, around 500 BC.
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