Aphrodite

Greek or Roman
Late Hellenistic or Greco-Roman


Catalogue Raisonné

Sculpture in Stone (MFA), no. 178.

Dimensions

10.8 cm (4 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

81.356a-d

Medium or Technique

Stone, Crystalline island marble

Not On View

Collections

Europe, The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

The torso is in reasonably good condition, with a yellowish patina to the white marble. A break runs across the abdomen. The head (a) is detached from the body and stored seperately.

Provenance

By date unknown: Henry P. Kidder Collection; gift of Henry P. Kidder to MFA, December 30, 1881

Credit Line

Gift of Henry P. Kidder