Head of Alexander the Great as young Herakles
Marble. Greek, Hellenistic, late 4th — 3rd cent. BCE.
On loan from a private collection.
Inv. No. L.2014.62.3.
New York, the Metropolitan Museum of Art Photo by Ilya Shurygin

Head of Alexander the Great as young Herakles.

Marble. Greek, Hellenistic, late 4th — 3rd cent. BCE.
On loan from a private collection.
Inv. No. L.2014.62.3.

New York, the Metropolitan Museum of Art

Credits:
© 2014. Photo: Ilya Shurygin.
Info: museum annotation.
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