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Eros, God of Love
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Marble sarcophagus with garlands
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This artwork is currently on display in Gallery 162
This girl’s hair in a braided coil toward the back of the head imitates the style worn by Faustina the Younger, wife of the emperor Marcus Aurelius (r. A.D. 161–180), as she is depicted on coins as late as A.D. 140–150.
The Metropolitan Museum of Art. 1987. Greece and Rome. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, no. 105, p. 137.
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