A girl playing the flute. Altar of Aphrodite (the so-called “Ludovisi Throne”) — the left-side relief.

Marble. 460—450 BCE.
Inv. No. 8570.

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

Origin:
1887, villa Ludovisi, Rome.
Credits:
© 2015. Photo: Ilya Shurygin.
Text: museum information materials.
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Keywords: marble Altar of Aphrodite Venus so-called Ludovisi Throne Birth of Aphrodite girl woman from the Ludovisi collection trono ludovisi Inv No 8570 Boncompagni Ludovisi collection double phrygian flute avlos tibicen
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