Just what was the Aphrodite (Venus de Milo) doing with her arms

It is one of the most famous sculptures in the world, is considered a synonym of beauty and the world flock to the Louvre museum What however looked with tranquil gaze thereof; we do not see because her hands were cut off from the body thereof; it is a question that has been attempted many times to answer.
Many said that the statue of Aphrodite holding a mirror, or a spear or an apple, but the theory of an American writer- using a three-dimensional artist ektyposeon- comes to confirm the theory that had protodiatypothei decades ago , according to which the goddess egnethe wool!
At the request of Virginia Postrel author who wrote the book «The Power of Glamour: Longing and the Art of Visual Persuasion», the artist Cosmo Wenman made three-dimensional representation to show how it is possible, according to the pose of the sculpture, the Aphrodite egnethe , activity common among women who provided sexual services ..., while waiting their clients. Be held that rocket and wool.

The artist explains that the skein in rocket could not have been made out of marble because it was too heavy, so she chose to make it gold as it could be of painted wood or comprise an empty gilded bronze sphere. By the same token estimated that the thread would not be normal thread so used a gold chain.
And voila ...

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