In Ancient Greece, doves were associated with the goddess Aphrodite, and she often appears with doves as an attribute in the iconography of Greek pottery. Consequently, the dove became a symbol for love.
Greek Terracotta Figurine in the Shape of a Dove
A Greek terracotta figurine in the shape of a dove. Much of the original painted white pigment is still visible on the figurine.
Condition: Fine condition; some signs of ageing on the surface.