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Aphrodite (Torch Race reverse)

Bronze, green patina. Obverse: Right profile of the head of an idealized woman, with her right hand lifted to toy with the beads around her neck. Above is inscribed: "APHRODITE". To the lower right is inscribed: "MCM JF XXXII". Reverse: Two male nudes, one falling onto his knees in exhaustion,...

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Credit Line

Gift of John M. Woolsey, Jr.

1932

Catalogue Raisonné

SOM Issue 06

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: 7.4 cm / side of medal (.5 cm width)

Accession Number

1988.421

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Numismatics, Medals