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Bronze Statuette of Eros Running in the Metropolitan Museum of Art, February 2013

Bronze Statuette of Eros Running in the Metropolitan Museum of Art, February 2013
Bronze statuette of Eros running
1st–2nd century A.D.


Object Details

Period: Early Imperial

Date: 1st–2nd century A.D.

Culture: Roman

Medium: Bronze

Dimensions: H.: 9 1/2 in. (24.1 cm)

Classification: Bronzes

Credit Line: Gift of Henry G. Marquand, 1897

Accession Number: 97.22.5


Eros holds a branch in his right hand and once held a torch in his left.


Text from: www.metmuseum.org/art/collection/search/246683

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