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Eros, God of Love
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Faience aryballos (oil flask) in the form of a hedgehog
Faience aryballos (oil bottle) in the form of a hedgehog
Faience aryballos (oil flask) in the form of a head wearing an animal skin
Faience aryballos (perfume vase) in the form of a head of Acheloös
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This artwork is currently on display in Gallery 171
The fish has been identified as a native Egyptian species, tilapia nilotica.
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