Berlin. Germany. Spartan hero relief, stele with heroes and worshippers, from Chrysapha / Sparta (Greece), marble, around 540 BC. Altes Museum.
Couple seated on a throne being approached by worshippers bearing offerings. The Man holds a kantharos, A large snake, associated with death, rears up behind the throne.
Lakonisches Heroenrelief: Heroen und Adoranten