Votive uterus

Made:
200-200
Group of similar age votive uteri from Italy. From left to right: Votive uterus, wrinkled, terracotta, Italy, Group of similar age votive uteri from Italy. From left to right: Votive uterus, wrinkled, terracotta, Italy, Group of similar age votive uteri from Italy. From left to right: Votive uterus, wrinkled, terracotta, Italy,

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Group of similar age votive uteri from Italy. From left to right: Votive uterus, wrinkled, terracotta, Italy,
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© The Board of Trustees of the Science Museum, London.

Group of similar age votive uteri from Italy. From left to right: Votive uterus, wrinkled, terracotta, Italy,
Science Museum Group
© The Board of Trustees of the Science Museum, London.

Science Museum Group
© The Board of Trustees of the Science Museum, London.

Group of similar age votive uteri from Italy. From left to right: Votive uterus, wrinkled, terracotta, Italy,
Science Museum Group
© The Board of Trustees of the Science Museum, London.

Science Museum Group
© The Board of Trustees of the Science Museum, London.

Votive uterus, wrinkled, terracotta, Italy, 200BC-200AD

Details

Category:
Classical & Medieval Medicine
Collection:
Sir Henry Wellcome's Museum Collection
Object Number:
A636075
type:
votive uterus
taxonomy:
  • votive offering
  • votive figure
  • votive viscera
credit:
Loan, Wellcome Trust