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Venus


Description Conservation Exhibitions Provenance Inscription Credit
Description This statuette of the Knidian Aphrodite type, bears an inscription on the inside of the left foot.
Conservation
Date Description Narrative
6/07/1957Treatmentcleaned
Exhibitions
  • Thou Shalt Have No Other Gods Before Me. The Jewish Museum, New York. 1964.
Provenance Durighello collection, Paris, by 1921 [mode of acquisition unknown] [said to be from Chios]; Madame Xav. Durighello Sale, Galerie Georges Petit, Paris, 12 June 1924, no. 26, p. 15, pl. 8; Dikran Kelekian, New York and Paris, 1924, by purchase; Henry Walters, Baltimore [date and mode of acquisition unknown]; Walters Art Museum, 1931, by bequest.
Inscriptions [Transcription] DHMHTPIOY [Translation] of Demetrius
Credit Acquired by Henry Walters

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Period
Original: 4th century BCE; Copy: 1st century BCE-3rd century CE
Medium
cast bronze
(Metal)
Accession Number
54.698
Measurements
H: 13 3/8 in. (33.9 cm)
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Location Within Museum
Not On View

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