Statue of Atlas holding the celestial sphere (Farnese Atlas).

Marble. Roman copy of a Greek sculpture of the 2nd cent. BCE.
Inv. No. 6374.

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

Credits:
(ρρ) 2008. Photo: Sergey Sosnovskiy (CC BY-SA 4.0).
Text: museum label.
THE GALLERY OF ANCIENT ART
Keywords: marble statue of Atlas holding the celestial sphere Atlas Farnese collection of Farnese collezione Farnese Hellenistic sculpture Inv No 6374
HISTORY OF ANCIENT ROME