Amulet of Aphrodite

Roman, Egyptian
Imperial Period
about 2nd century A.D.


Dimensions

Height x width: 1 1/4 x 1 5/16 in. (3.2 x 3.3 cm)

Accession Number

1994.215

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

This blue glazed faience figurine of Aphrodite is now broken off at the waist.

Provenance

1994: given to the MFA by Mary W. and John Coolidge, Cambridge, MA.

(Accession date: June 22, 1994)

Credit Line

Gift of Mary W. and John Coolidge