Head of Ares.

Marble. After a cult statue by Alkamenes from the temple of Ares at Athens (430—420 BCE).
Inv. No. 212.

Munich, Glyptotek

Origin:
Rome, Palazzo Braschi. Acquired in 1812.
Credits:
(ρρ) 2008. Photo: Sergey Sosnovskiy (CC BY-SA 4.0).
Text: museum inscription to the sculpture; Ohly D. The Munich Glyptothek. Greek and Roman Sculpture. Beck C. H., München, 2002, p. 157.
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