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Venus, British Museum



Roman, 1st or 2nd century AD. Belived to be based on an original by Praxiteles, the renowned 4th cent. BC Athenian sculptor. The arms and base were restored in the 18the century. 
Tags: date: 2nd cent. ad, god: venus, material: marble, museum: british museum, origin: roman, type: female full figure
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