Aphrodite and Eros

Greek
Greco-Roman Period


Dimensions

17 cm (6 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

68.776

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Not On View

Collections

Europe, The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Half-draped Aphrodite standing, Eros holding an open pyxis and standing on an altar at her side. The ensemble is set on a rectangular base.

Provenance

By date unknown: Paul E. Manheim Collection; gift of Paul E. Manheim to MFA, December 11, 1968

Credit Line

Gift of Paul E. Manheim