Bronze figure of a jackal. Late or Greco-Roman Period. 760–30 B.C. | Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
Bronze statuette of the Roman fertility god Priapus, made in two parts (shown here in assembled and disassembled forms). This statuette has been dated to the late 1st century A.D. It was found in Rivery, in Picardy, France in 1771 and is the oldest Gallo-Roman object in the collection of the Museum of Picardy. This figurine represents the deity clothed in a "cuculus", a Gallic coat with hood. The upper section is detachable and conceals a phallus. - clearly sex toys were not unheard of...
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Bronze head known as Seneca, artefact uncovered in Villa dei Pisoni (Villa of the Papyri), Herculaneum, Campania, Italy. Roman Civilisation, 1st century. Naples, Museo Archeologico Nazionale (Archaeological Museum)
Nanny Goat, late 2nd Century BC. Greece, Hellenistic period. bronze, Overall - h:30.50 w:31.10 cm (h:12 w:12 3/16 inches) Wt: 14.5 lbs.. Leonard C. Hanna, Jr. Fund 1990.32
Seated sphinx, Greek civilization, Asia Minor, ca. 530 B.C.
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Ukiyo-e. Artes gráficas vindas do Japão vão chegar ao ocidente no séc. XIX O que se vai questionar entre o fim do sex XIX e o início do sec XX são as infraestruturas culturais.