Torso of an athlet (so-called “Torso Valentini”).
Marble. A roman copy of ca. 100 CE after a Greek bronze model od mid-5th cent. BCE.
Rome, Roman National Museum, Palazzo Massimo alle Terme
(Museo nazionale romano, Palazzo Massimo alle Terme)
THE GALLERY OF ANCIENT ART
Has been acquired at the market of antiquities in Naples, since then in the Palazzo Valentini collection in Rome. Since 1949 in Palazzo Massimo alle Terme.
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