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Aphrodite and Eros

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Half-draped Aphrodite standing, Eros holding an open pyxis and standing on an altar at her side. The ensemble is set on a rectangular base.

Provenance

By date unknown: Paul E. Manheim Collection; gift of Paul E. Manheim to MFA, December 11, 1968

Credit Line

Gift of Paul E. Manheim

Greek, Greco-Roman Period,

Dimensions

17 cm (6 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

68.776

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture