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Statue of Aphrodite Anadyomene (Cyrene Type)

Title Statue of Aphrodite Anadyomene (Cyrene Type)
Date: late 1st century B.C.E.—2nd century C.E.
Dimensions: 71 3/8 x 20 1/4 x 20 in. (181.3 x 51.4 x 50.8 cm)
Credit Line: Purchased with funds from the State of North Carolina and the North Carolina State Art Society (Robert F. Phifer Bequest), 1980; and dedicated in memory of Dr. Mary Ellen Soles, curator of ancient art (1982—2010) by the NCMA Board of Trustees, 2018
Object Number: G.80.9.1
Classification: Sculpture
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