Venus de Milo

20130621-202823.jpg Aphrodite of Milos is better known as the Venus de Milo. She is an ancient Greek statue and was created sometime between 130 and 100 BC. The statue is believed to be Aphrodite, the Greek goddess of love and beauty. She is marble and stands 6 ft 8 inches high. Supposedly, her arms were lost following her discovery. She is quite pretty and seems to stand alone in a small corner of the Louvre.

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