Terracotta Aphrodite, Brundisium

Server Costs Fundraiser 2023

Running a website with millions of readers every month is expensive. Not only do we pay for our servers, but also for related services such as our content delivery network, Google Workspace, email, and much more. We would much rather spend this money on producing more free history content for the world. Thank you for your help!
$41 / $21000


Mark Cartwright
published on 25 August 2017

A terracotta figurine depicting Aphrodite emerging from a shell, Brundisium, southern Italy. 3rd century BCE. (Archaeological Museum of Brindisi, Italy)

Remove Ads


About the Author

Mark Cartwright
Mark is a full-time author, researcher, historian, and editor. Special interests include art, architecture, and discovering the ideas that all civilizations share. He holds an MA in Political Philosophy and is the WHE Publishing Director.

Cite This Work

APA Style

Cartwright, M. (2017, August 25). Terracotta Aphrodite, Brundisium. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/image/7086/terracotta-aphrodite-brundisium/

Chicago Style

Cartwright, Mark. "Terracotta Aphrodite, Brundisium." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified August 25, 2017. https://www.worldhistory.org/image/7086/terracotta-aphrodite-brundisium/.

MLA Style

Cartwright, Mark. "Terracotta Aphrodite, Brundisium." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 25 Aug 2017. Web. 03 Feb 2023.