Emblema with Aphrodite and Eros
ca. 1st–2nd century
H. 3/16 in. (0.4 cm); Diam. 4 in (10.2 cm)
Gift of Alexander Götz, in honor of Samuel Eilenberg, 1996
Similar plaster emblema from the Mediterranean were found at the Afghan site of Begram. Such trade goods were particularly important for the transmission of classical motifs and styles.
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