A ROMAN MARBLE TORSO OF VENUS
CIRCA 1ST CENTURY A.D.
The goddess depicted nude, her torso twisting slightly to her right, her left arm originally raised, her right arm lowered, the remains of a support along her right thigh, a single tress preserved along her right shoulder
8½ in. (21.6 cm.) high
Dr. James Decker, M.D., New York (Princeton University class of 1897).
Alice Anderson, Westfield, New Jersey.
By descent to the present owners.