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Bronze statuette of Eros kneeling

Period:
Imperial or Post Classical
Date:
1st century A.D. or later
Culture:
Roman
Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
H. 3 15/16 in. (8.31 cm)
Classification:
Bronzes
Credit Line:
Gift of Philip Hofer, 1935
Accession Number:
35.69
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 171
Bronze statuette of Eros kneeling.
Sotheby's, London. 1929. The Very Choice and Valuable Collections of the Vicomte Bernard D'Hendecourt. May 8, 1929. lot 45.

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