Bronze statuette of the goddess Fortuna
- ca. 2nd century A.D.
- H. 3 1/8 in. (7.9 cm)
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- Purchase, 1896
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On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 171
Fortuna is the Roman equivalent of the Greek goddess Tyche. She holds a ship’s rudder and a cornucopia. On her head she wears a diadem with a modius on top.