Marble torso of Aphrodite

Culture
Dimensions
14.9 × 8.2 × 5.6 cm
Date
2nd century A.D.
Iconography
Inventory
58.26.A
ID
Hyp-800
References
Szilágyi, J. Gy., Antik Gyűjtemény, 151; Szilágyi, J. Gy., Ancient Art, 172

Marble analyses conducted by Danielle Decrouez (Geneva, Museum of Natural History) and Karl Ramseyer (University of Bern, Institute of Geological Sciences) have shown that the statue was made of Pentelic marble. Click here for the detailed results.