March 27, 2015

OG Etruscan Baby Wrap

etruscan_getty_babywrap_detail.jpg

A kourotrophos is a type of Etruscan sculpture depicting a female figure carrying a child. Like on this amber pendant at the Getty Villa, where she's got her kid in a baby wrap. OG.

etruscan_getty_babywrap.jpg

There are more pics at the Getty site, in case you want to recreate this look yourself.

Pendant: Female Holding a Child (Kourotrophos), c 600-550 BC [getty.edu via @queensclassics]

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