Cast from an original: Ludovisi Throne, c. 470-460 BC, Rome, Museo Nazionale, Terme 8570. Discovered near the Villa Ludovisi in Rome in 1887. H 1.04m. Thought to be one side of a throne. The goddess is helped from the sea by two women ( the 'fates') ready to wrap her, or a childbirth. Sides: a naked flute-girl, and matron placing incense on burner. Origin. brought from Lokri, S. Italy in ancient times.