Ancient Roman Marble statuette of the goddess Tyche, Circa 200 A.D.

Material:  Marble
Conservation:  Damaged
Material:  Marble
Dimensions:  24,5 cm
Provenance:  Archaeological Gallery, Israel, 2006. Export authorization from the Israel Antiquities Authority No. 2800 with date 02/04/2006 / This piece is accompanied by an export certificate from the Spanish Ministry of Culture No. 2020/01621 with date 13/03/2020 and certificate of authenticity.
Exhibited:  Ifergan Collection, Málaga (2018-2020)
6000€
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Tyche was the goddess of fortune, chance, providence and fate. a capricious dispenser of good and ill fortune. She was often shown winged, wearing a crown, and bearing a sceptre and cornucopia; but she also appeared blindfolded and with various devices signifying uncertainty and risk.

 

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