Woman offering sacrificial incense. Altar of Aphrodite, so-called “Ludovisi Throne.”

Marble. First third of the 5th century BCE.

Rome, Roman National Museum, Palazzo Altemps
(Museo nazionale romano, Palazzo Altemps)

Credits:
© 1963. Photo, text: Kolpinskij Ju. D. Skulptura Drevnej Ellady. Moskva, 1963. Ill. 59.
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Keywords: marble Altar of Aphrodite so-called Ludovisi Throne veil veiled girl woman offering sacrificial incense burning of incense from a thymiaterion from the Ludovisi collection
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