Victory, c 1849.
© NMeM / Royal Photographic Society / Science & Society Picture Library
Albumen print of a statuette of 'Victory' taking off her sandal after the battle of Marathon. This Statuette was known to have existed and adorned a small temple Known as the 'Temple of Victory' but was entirely lost with the temple for a great number of years - and was only recently recovered by M. PittaKys shortly before our visit. Dimensions 11.2 x 8.6cm.