“The Nurse” (5937)

Τελευταία τροποποίηση: 02-SEP-2009



“The Nurse”. Clay figurine of a woman sitting on a stool with an infant in her arms. Sesklo (Thessaly), 4800-4500 BC. Inv. no. 5937. Gallery 5. The group depicts a mother and infant just as she prepares to nurse it. It is a unique work. It breathes vigour and simplicity, but also sensitivity and tenderness.