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Accession_Number L.2005.10.3
adlib_title carved statue
Shape Statue
Shape_description Aphrodite and Eros
Material Marble
Fabric
Fabric_description
Munsell_color
Decoration
Inscriptions
Condition Head and lower arms missing
Technique/Style Carved
Provenance Temple of Aphrodite, Cyrene
Period Roman
Date
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2005.96.0017.jpg
2005.96.0017.jpg
Front view of a marble statue of Aphrodite and Eros, excavated at the Sanctuary of Aphrodite at Cyrene.
2005.96.0019.jpg
2005.96.0019.jpg
Front view of the side of a marble statue of Aphrodite and Eros, excavated at the Sanctuary of Aphrodite at Cyrene.
2005.96.0020.jpg
2005.96.0020.jpg
Front view of the side of a marble statue of Aphrodite and Eros, excavated at the Sanctuary of Aphrodite at Cyrene.
2005.96.0021.jpg
2005.96.0021.jpg
Front view of the side of a marble statue of Aphrodite and Eros, excavated at the Sanctuary of Aphrodite at Cyrene.
2005.96.0022.jpg
2005.96.0022.jpg
Front view of the side of a marble statue of Aphrodite and Eros, excavated at the Sanctuary of Aphrodite at Cyrene.
2005.96.0030.jpg
2005.96.0030.jpg
Top view of a marble statue of Aphrodite and Eros, excavated at the Sanctuary of Aphrodite at Cyrene, in the box.
2008.04.0001.jpg
2008.04.0001.jpg
Front view of a marble statue of Aphrodite and Eros, excavated at the Sanctuary of Aphrodite at Cyrene.
2008.04.0002.jpg
2008.04.0002.jpg
Front view of a marble statue of Aphrodite and Eros, excavated at the Sanctuary of Aphrodite at Cyrene.
2008.04.0003.jpg
2008.04.0003.jpg
Front view of a marble statue of Aphrodite and Eros, excavated at the Sanctuary of Aphrodite at Cyrene.
2008.04.0004.jpg
2008.04.0004.jpg
Front view of a marble statue of Aphrodite and Eros, excavated at the Sanctuary of Aphrodite at Cyrene.
2008.99.0336.jpg
2008.99.0336.jpg
Front view of a marble statue of Aphrodite and Eros, excavated at the Sanctuary of Aphrodite at Cyrene.
2008.99.0337.jpg
2008.99.0337.jpg
Front view of a marble statue of Aphrodite and Eros, excavated at the Sanctuary of Aphrodite at Cyrene.
2008.99.0338.jpg
2008.99.0338.jpg
Front view of a marble statue of Aphrodite and Eros, excavated at the Sanctuary of Aphrodite at Cyrene.
2008.99.0339.jpg
2008.99.0339.jpg
Detailed view of Eros, at the side of Aphrodite, in a statue from Cyrene.
2008.99.0340.jpg
2008.99.0340.jpg
Detail of a marble statue of Aphrodite and Eros, excavated at the Sanctuary of Aphrodite at Cyrene, showing the face of Eros.
2008.99.0341.jpg
2008.99.0341.jpg
Detail of a marble statue of Aphrodite and Eros, excavated at the Sanctuary of Aphrodite at Cyrene, showing a side view of Eros on a dolphin, above a fish.
2008.99.0342.jpg
2008.99.0342.jpg
Side view of a marble statue of Aphrodite and Eros, excavated at the Sanctuary of Aphrodite at Cyrene, showing Eros on a dolphin, above a fish.
2008.99.0343.jpg
2008.99.0343.jpg
Detail of a marble statue of Aphrodite and Eros, excavated at the Sanctuary of Aphrodite at Cyrene, showing a side view of Eros on a dolphin, above a fish.
2008.99.0344.jpg
2008.99.0344.jpg
Detail of a marble statue of Aphrodite and Eros, excavated at the Sanctuary of Aphrodite at Cyrene, showing a side view of a dolphin above a fish.
2008.99.0345.jpg
2008.99.0345.jpg
Detail of a marble statue of Aphrodite and Eros, excavated at the Sanctuary of Aphrodite at Cyrene, showing a side view of a dolphin above a fish.
2008.99.0346.jpg
2008.99.0346.jpg
Detail of a marble statue of Aphrodite and Eros, excavated at the Sanctuary of Aphrodite at Cyrene, showing a fish in the waves.
2008.99.0347.jpg
2008.99.0347.jpg
Left side view of a marble statue of Aphrodite and Eros, excavated at the Sanctuary of Aphrodite at Cyrene.
2008.99.0348.jpg
2008.99.0348.jpg
Left side view of a marble statue of Aphrodite and Eros, excavated at the Sanctuary of Aphrodite at Cyrene.
2008.99.0349.jpg
2008.99.0349.jpg
Detail of a marble statue of Aphrodite and Eros, excavated at the Sanctuary of Aphrodite at Cyrene, showing Aphrodite's left foot and sandal.
2008.99.0350.jpg
2008.99.0350.jpg
Detailed view of the front of the left foot of statue of Aphrodite (and Eros) from Cyrene.
Comparanda
Bibliography A.C. Smith, "Recent Acquisitions and Conservation of Antiquities at the Ure Museum, University of Reading 2004-2008," Archaeological Reports 2007-2008 (2008) 177 figs 8-9.
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Edited_by Amy
Date_edited 28.05.2008; 06.01.2009
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