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Amulet of Aphrodite

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This blue glazed faience figurine of Aphrodite is now broken off at the waist.

Provenance

1994: given to the MFA by Mary W. and John Coolidge, Cambridge, MA. (Accession date: June 22, 1994)

Credit Line

Gift of Mary W. and John Coolidge

Roman, Egyptian, Imperial Period, about 2nd century A.D.

Dimensions

Height x width: 1 1/4 x 1 5/16 in. (3.2 x 3.3 cm)

Accession Number

1994.215

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Amulets