Bronze Figure of Venus

Illustration

Osama Shukir Muhammed Amin
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published on 17 November 2018
Bronze Figure of Venus

This is a bronze figure of Venus, goddess of love, fertility, sex, and beauty. Roman period, c. 1st century CE. Bequeathed by R. Payne Knight. (The British Museum, London).


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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Amin, O. S. M. (2018, November 17). Bronze Figure of Venus. Ancient History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.ancient.eu/image/9438/

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Amin, Osama S. M. "Bronze Figure of Venus." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Last modified November 17, 2018. https://www.ancient.eu/image/9438/.

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Amin, Osama S. M. "Bronze Figure of Venus." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Ancient History Encyclopedia, 17 Nov 2018. Web. 23 Oct 2019.

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