Statuette of the goddess, Hygeia, Roman, 250-100 BC.

Statuette of the goddess, Hygeia, Roman, 250-100 BC.
Statue of Hygeia, made of white marble, found at Ostia, Roman, 250-100BC. Hygeia was the Greek and Roman goddess of health and is the root word for hygiene.
 
Currently on display in:
The Science and Art of Medicine
Year made :
250-100BC
Inventory number :
A113241