5 - 6 December 2001
AN EGYPTIAN FAIENCE FIGURE OF APHRODITE
Ptolemaic to Roman Period, Circa 2nd Century B.C.-2nd Century A.D.
Depicted nude standing on an integral base, her garments resting on a strut to her left, her hands raised to her hair, reflecting the pose of Aphrodite-Anadyomene
2¾ in. (7 cm) high
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