Boxer at rest (“Boxer of Quirinal”, “Terme Boxer”).
Bronze. 1st cent. BCE.
Inv. No. 1055.
Rome, Roman National Museum, Palazzo Massimo alle Terme
(Museo nazionale romano, Palazzo Massimo alle Terme)
The boxer was discovered on the Quirinale hill in 1885, during a building campaign. It probably decorated the Thermal Baths of Costantine.
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