Acropolis Kore of Athens Greek Museum Copy Sculpture Bust. This is a replica of a museum original from the National Archaeological Museum in Athens. Made of cast stone with antique stone finish and painted – placed on marble pedestal. About: Beautiful archaic bust of ancient Greek Kore. Most of the Archaic kores, were found during the excavations of 1886. They must have stood somewhere in the Acropolis are before they were destroyed by Xerxes’ army in the summer of 480 BC. Many of them perhaps portray specific persons like priestesses. Acropolis Museum. 510 BC.