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Aphrodite of Cyprus


Osama Shukir Muhammed Amin
published on 22 October 2019
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Limestone statue of the goddess Aphrodite. She was the great goddess of Cyprus. From Idalion (modern-day Dali), Nicosia, Cyprus. 3rd quarter of the 5th century BCE. It is on display at the Neues Museum, Berlin, Germany.

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About the Author

Osama Shukir Muhammed Amin
Associate Professor of Neurology and lover of the Cradle of Civilization, Mesopotamia. I'm very interested in Mesopotamian history and always try to take photos of archaeological sites and artifacts in museums, both in Iraq and around the world.

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