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Eros

Seated astride on a small globe, blowing a conch shell. One side is flat and unfinished. Found in a bronze bulla. From Suessula.

Provenance

By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren (according to Warren's records: From Italy. Suessula.); gift of Edward Perry Warren to MFA, January 2, 1913

Credit Line

Gift of Edward Perry Warren

Greco-Roman,

Accession Number

13.140

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture