Head of an athlete.

Greek insular marble. Roman copy after a Greek statue of 5th century BCE attributed to Myron.
Height 46 cm.
Inv. No. 188.

Rome, Capitoline Museums, Museum Montemartini (Centrale Montemartini), II. 27
(Musei capitolini, Centrale Montemartini)

Origin:
Unknown.
Credits:
2015. Photo: Ilya Shurygin.
Data: museum annotation.

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