Galerie Günter Puhze
Ancient Art

Object: 3189

Statuette of Venus

Roman, from Cologne, 2nd century A.D.

Typical terracotta in white clay from Cologne. Head broken once. Restoration at the back of the head. Hexagonal base. On the head she wears a pointed hood.
 
Cf. P. La Baume, Römisches Kunstgewerbe zwischen Christi Geburt und 400 (1964) Nr. 187

Cologne collection, before collection Jovy, found in Cologne Luxemburger Straße.

H 20,3 cm

Price € 900