Terracotta figure of Eros walking, head turned back over his shoulder, his arms clasping an assortment of fruits (perhaps apples and grapes) to his chest, wearing short boots, himation covering his left shoulder and falling down his left side, hair centrally parted and drawn up in two plaits from his forehead, crescent-shaped stephane crowns the whole. Pale brown clay (little mica), white coatin, pink on flesh, red on boots.
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