Figurine of Aphrodite holding a flower
Greek, East Greek
Late Archaic Period
Findspot: Anatolia (Turkey), Troad, Assos (Behramkale), Sarcophagus No. 87
15 cm (5 7/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Terracotta; local Troad clay containing mica
Not On View
Figurine of Aphrodite seated on a throne, holding a flower in her right hand, and wearing a tall, pointed pilos.
From Assos (Behramkale, Turkey); sarcophagus No. 87. 188?: excavated by the Archaeological Institute of America; gift of the Archaeological Institute of America to MFA, January 15, 1884.
Gift of the Archaeological Institute of America