Antinous with a globe
Marble. 130 CE.
Height 2.24 m.
Tripoli, The Jamahiriya Museum

Antinous with a globe.

Marble. 130 CE.
Height 2.24 m.

Tripoli, The Jamahiriya Museum

Origin:
From Leptis Magna.
Description:
The parts of the more ancient sculpture of Apollo with the support (tripod and snakes) are supplemented with a big figure (2.24 m). The new figure (the head is crowned with ivy) leans on the globe.
Credits:
© Image, text: Slovar’ antichnosti. / Per. s nem. — M.: Progress, 1989 (to article “Globus”)
Keywords: Antinous with a globe marble statue of Antinoius Antinoos Antinoo Apollo Phoebus globus sphere snake serpent snakes serpents tripod ivy from Lepcis Lepsis Leptis Magna Tripoli
History of Ancient Rome