Winged Victory
Bronze. 1st century CE.
H. 200 cm.
Inv. No. MR 369.
Brescia, Santa Giulia Civic Museum Photo by Ilya Shurygin

Winged Victory.

Bronze. 1st century CE.
H. 200 cm.
Inv. No. MR 369.

Brescia, Santa Giulia Civic Museum

Origin:
Was found 20 July 1826 in the course of excavations of the Brescian Capitolium under the staircase of the temple where it had been hidden from invaders. This explaines good conservation and high degree of integrity of the bronze.
Literature:
H. Brunn F. Bruckmann, Denkmäler griechischer und römischer Skulptur I (München 1902) Cat. no. 299;
H. Dütschke, Antike Bildwerke in Oberitalien IV. Antike Bildwerke in Turin, Brescia, Verona und Mantua (Leipzig 1880) Cat. no. 375;
T. Hölscher, Die Victoria von Brescia, AntPl 10 (1970) 6780 Pl. 5458;
H. Knell, Die Aphrodite von Capua und ihre Repliken, AntPl 22 (1993) 127 ff.
Credits:
2011. Photo: Ilya Shurygin.
Info: museum information materials.
2011. Add. information, bibliography: http://arachne.uni-koeln.de/item/objekt/2980.

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Keywords: bronze statue of winged Victoria Victory Nike Aphrodite Venus Afrodite Venere Vittoria Alata Nike of Brescia Inv No MR 369
History of Ancient Rome