Two small bronze votive tears

Made:
200-400
maker:
Unknown
Two small bronze votive tears, possibly Roman(?), 200BC-400AD. Two small bronze votive tears, possibly Roman(?), 200BC-400AD. Two small bronze votive tears, possibly Roman(?), 200BC-400AD. Two small bronze votive tears, possibly Roman(?), 200BC-400AD.

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Two small bronze votive tears, possibly Roman(?), 200BC-400AD.
Science Museum Group
© The Board of Trustees of the Science Museum, London.

Two small bronze votive tears, possibly Roman(?), 200BC-400AD.
Science Museum Group
© The Board of Trustees of the Science Museum, London.

Two small bronze votive tears, possibly Roman(?), 200BC-400AD.
Science Museum Group
© The Board of Trustees of the Science Museum, London.

Two small bronze votive tears, possibly Roman(?), 200BC-400AD.
Science Museum Group
© The Board of Trustees of the Science Museum, London.

Two small bronze votive tears, possibly Roman, 200BC-400AD

Details

Category:
Classical & Medieval Medicine
Object Number:
A656201
Measurements:
tear 2: 35 mm x 14 mm x 12 mm, .02 kg
tear 1: 37 mm x 17 mm x 10 mm, .02 kg
type:
votive figure
taxonomy:
  • votive offering
credit:
Loan, Wellcome Trust