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Category:Velletri Pallas (Louvre Ma 464)

Athena of Velletri  wikidata:Q3361505 
After Kresilas ?
Athena of Velletri
Velletri Pallas
label QS:Len,"Velletri Pallas"
label QS:Lel,"Παλλάς του Βελλετρίου"
label QS:Lfr,"Pallas de Velletri"
Object type statue
object_type QS:P31,Q179700
English: So-called "Velletri Pallas": Helmeted Athena. Marble with traces of red colour, Roman copy of the 1st century CE after a bronze original of the 5th century. Found in 1797 in the ruins of a Roman villa near Velletri.
Français : Athéna casquée dite « Pallas de Velletri ». Marbre avec traces de rouge, copie romaine du Ier siècle ap. J.-C. d'après un original en bronze du Ve siècle av. J.-C. Découvert en 1797 dans les ruines d'une villa romaine près de Velletri.
Date 1st century
date QS:P571,+050-00-00T00:00:00Z/7
Medium marble
medium QS:P186,Q40861
Dimensions Height: 3 m (10 ft)
dimensions QS:P2048,3.05U11573
institution QS:P195,Q19675
Current location
not on view

This work is part of the collections of the Louvre (Department of Greek, Etruscan, and Roman Antiquities).
Accession number
Ma 464, MR 281 Info non-talk.svg
Place of discovery Velletri
Object history

: discovered (in the ruins of a Roman villa next to Velletri, Lazio)
?: purchased by Vincenzo Pacetti
?: purchased by French Directory
?: confiscated by Napolitan armies in Rome
 : attributed to France by the treaty of Florence

: in collection of Louvre
References Joconde database: [1]
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Media in category "Velletri Pallas (Louvre Ma 464)"

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