Agora Object: B 881
Collection:   Agora
Type:   Object
Name:   B 881
Inventory Number:   B 881
Section Number:   ΝΝ 4935
Title:   Statuette : Aphrodite
ΤΙΤΛΟΣ:   Χάλκινο αγαλματίδιο Αφροδίτης 3oς αι. μ.Χ.
Category:   Bronze
Description:   Circular base, lightly moulded above and below.
Standing figure, the right leg slightly bent.
The figure is partly draped, with the cloak wrapped round her thighs, its bunched folds falling in front. She wears substantial sandals.
Her hair rolled back from her face, falls loose over her shoulders behind; one lock is held out in her raised left hand.
Her head is turned to her right, towards her extended right hand, which held some object, doubtless the mirror in which she is arranging her hair.
Surface considerably eaten by the corrosion.
ΠΕΡΙΓΡΑΦΗ:   Χάλκινο αγαλματίδιο λουόμενης Αφροδίτης. Η μορφή είναι ημίγυμνη και στέκεται πάνω σε στρογγυλή βάση. Στο απλωμένο δεξί της χέρι κρατούσε κάποιο αντικείμενο.
Context:   Well of Roman bath, bottom.
Handling:   Stoa Gallery Case
Notebook Page:   7569-7570
Negatives:   Leica, Color slide, 81-311, XXXV-67, XXXIX-35, 87-33-3, 87-33-5, 87-33-8, 87-33-11
Dimensions:   H. 0.178, (base) 0.221; Diam. (base) 0.07
Material:   Copper alloy
Chronology:   Card: 3rd A.D.
Date:   20 May 1949
Section:   ΝΝ
Grid:   ΝΝ:63/ΛΣΤ
Elevation:   -7.95--7.95m.
Masl:   -7.95m.
Deposit:   B 18:8
Bibliography:   Hesperia 90 (2021), p. 399, n. 112.
    Hesperia 83 (2014), pp. 160-162, no. 5, figs. 2, 16.
    AgoraPicBk 19 (1980), fig. 18.
    AgoraPicBk 3 (1959), fig. 65.
    Hesperia 19 (1950), pp. 332-333, pl. 106 a.
References:   Publications (5)
Images (32)
Deposit: B 18:8
Notebook: ΝΝ-38
Notebook: ΝΝ-40
Notebook Page: ΝΝ-38-91 (pp. 7570-7571)
Notebook Page: ΝΝ-38-92 (pp. 7572-7573)
Notebook Page: ΝΝ-40-33 (pp. 7856-7857)
Card: B 881
Card: B 881