Discobolus (so-called Lancelotti or Palombara discobolus) close-up
Parian marble. Roman copy of mid-2nd cent. CE from a bronze original by Myron of ca. 450 BCE.
Inv. No. 126371.
Rome, Roman National Museum, Palazzo Massimo alle Terme Photo by Ilya Shurygin

Discobolus (so-called Lancelotti or Palombara discobolus) close-up.

Parian marble. Roman copy of mid-2nd cent. CE from a bronze original by Myron of ca. 450 BCE.
Inv. No. 126371.

Rome, Roman National Museum, Palazzo Massimo alle Terme
(Museo nazionale romano, Palazzo Massimo alle Terme)

Credits:
2012. Photo: Ilya Shurygin.
Keywords: statue marble Roman copy the original of Myron Mirone of ephebe athlete sport sportsman youth discobolos discobolus discus-thrower Lancellotti figura serpentinata Inv No 126371
History of Ancient Rome