Torso of a Woman

Marble | 40 x 19.1 x 12.1cm | 100 BC-AD 400 (or modern, before 1927?)

Unknown Artist

Even without her head, limbs, or additional attributes, the nudity of this female statuette connects her to Aphrodite, goddess of love, or Venus, her Roman parallel. Female nudity was first realized in large scale in the mid-300s BC by the famous Ath...
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