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Museu Nacional Arqueològic de Tarragona

Theatre Venus

<p>A small statue of Venus, found in the Roman theatre of Tarragona, 2nd century AD,&nbsp; Luni-Carrara marble,&nbsp;18.5 &times; 8.5&nbsp;x&nbsp;6&nbsp;cm</p>

A small statue of Venus, found in the Roman theatre of Tarragona, 2nd century AD,  Luni-Carrara marble, 18.5 × 8.5 x 6 cm

Torso of a small statue representing the goddess Venus, from the Tarraco theatre. It would probably have occupied a small chapel in the càvea (tiers). It is a variation of the Hellenistic type from the 2nd century AD.

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