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Light unglazed clay; portion of breast and shoulder of Aphrodite, flower in left hand; hollow; some portion of neck present.

Provenance

From Assos (Behramkale, Turkey). 188?: excavated by the Archaeological Institute of America; gift of the Archaeological Institute of America to MFA, January 15, 1884.

Credit Line

Gift of the Archaeological Institute of America

Greek, East Greek,

Findspot

Assos (Behramkale), Troad, Anatolia (Turkey)

Dimensions

4.1 x 2.9 cm (1 5/8 x 1 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

RES.84.206

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture