16 June 2006
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A ROMAN BRONZE VENUS
CIRCA 2ND CENTURY A.D.
The goddess depicted nude, standing with her weight on her left leg, the right knee bent, wearing a crescentic diadem in her center-parted hair, tied in a prominent top-knot and pulled into a chignon at the nape of her neck, two tresses falling along each shoulder, the deeply-recessed eyes likely once inlaid, the separately-made arms now missing
5½ in. (14 cm.) high
with Gallery d'Hautbarr, New York, 1968.
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