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 Photo by Sergey Sosnovskiy

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.
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History of Ancient Rome