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Category:British Museum 1882,0422.1

Artist
Copie of Naukydes (possibly)
Object type statue
object_type QS:P31,Q179700
Description
Discophoros (athlete holding a discus). Roman copy from the 2nd century AD after an early 4th century BC original sometimes assigned to the sculptor Naukydes. The head is restored after another version in the Vatican Museums.
Date circa 160 AD
Medium sculpture in the round / marble
medium QS:P186,Q40861
Dimensions Height: 167.5 cm (65.9 ″)
dimensions QS:P2048,167.5U174728
institution QS:P195,Q6373
Accession number
1882,0422.1
Object history
  • Place of discovery: Tivoli, Villa Adriana.
  • :
    (ex-collection Marchese Giovanni Pietro Campana)
References British Museum 1882,0422.1

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