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Object Number: L-64-158
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Hellenistic
Provenience: Greece
Period: Hellenistic Period
Date Made: 99-50 BC
Early Date: -99
Late Date: -50
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Terracotta
Iconography:Eros
Psyche
Height: 22.1cm
Width: 12.4cm
Credit Line:Loaned by the Philadelphia Museum of Art
Other Number91-92 - Philadelphia Museum of Art Number

Description

Myrian figurine. Winged Eros embracing Psyche. Buff ware. On the face and arms of Psyche are traces of white paint; on the hair of both are traces of reddish brown paint; on the bodies of both are traces of cream paint; on Psyche's robe are two bands with traces of green paint.


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