|Collection:||Athens, National Archaeological Museum|
|Title:||Three Muses relief|
|Findspot:||Found at Mantinea (in August 1887)|
|Sculptor:||Attributed to the workshop of Praxiteles|
|Sculpture Type:||Statue base, relief-decorated|
|Original or Copy:||Original|
|Date:||ca. 330 BC - ca. 320 BC|
|Dimensions:||H. 0.97 m, L. 1.365 m|
|In Whole:||Mantinea statue base|
Three heavily draped Muses: one standing at left holding an aulos or double pipe, one standing in center holding scroll, one sitting on rock at right holding a scroll or a musical instrument.
Condition: Nearly complete
Condition Description: This one (of perhaps four original relief plaques) is reconstructed from three joining pieces, preserving most of the plaque; chipped heavily on the plinth and upper edge, and slightly pitted on the surface.