Tinted Venus

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Description: White marble sculpture of a nude woman (Venus) holding a golden apple with drapery covering the left side of her lower body. Her head is tilted slightly to the side and her lips are tinted red. There is a tortise slightly hidden beneath the drapery beside her foot.

Place made: unknown or unrecorded
Measurements: Object/sculpture: 175 cm x 52.5 cm

Inscription text: ΓIBƩN ETTOIEI EN PΩMH
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Inscription location: Tortoise

Inscription text: H KAΠH ΠABETΩ
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Inscription location: Base

Accession no: WAG 7808
Other number(s): 7808 [WAG Inventory Number]; JM5856-19 [NML Photography Number]