Marble statue of Aphrodite

Period: Imperial

Date: 1st or 2nd century A.D.

Culture: Roman

Medium: Marble

Dimensions: H. with plinth 62 1/2 in. (158.8 cm)

Classification: Stone Sculpture

Credit Line: Purchase, 1952

Accession Number: 52.11.5

Description

Copy of a Greek statue of the 3rd or 2nd century B.C.
The lower legs have been restored with casts taken from the Roman copy in Florence known as the Medici Venus.

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