Statue of an athlete
Bronze. Copy or reworking of the Greek original of the 4th century BCE by Lysipp’s school. Naples, National Archaeological MuseumInv. No. 5627.Photo by Sergey Sosnovskiy

Statue of an athlete.

Bronze. Copy or reworking of the Greek original of the 4th century BCE by Lysipp’s school.
Inv. No. 5627.

Naples, National Archaeological Museum
(Napoli, Museo archeologico nazionale di Napoli)

Origin:
From Herculaneum, Villa of the Papyri.
Credits:
(сс) 2008. Photo: Sergey Sosnovskiy (CC BY-SA 4.0).
Text: museum inscription to the sculpture.
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