Statues of Dioscuri on the Capitol from the side of the front staircase.

Empire time.

Rome, Capitoline Museums, Square of Capitol
(Musei capitolini, Piazza del Campidoglio)

Origin:
The statues were found in 16th century in the ruins of the Theatre of Pompey and put on this place in 1583.
Credits:
© 2005. Photo: S. Sosnovskiy.
Text: GIOVANNI D’ANNA “LEGGENDE E TRADIZIONI DELL’ANTICA ROMA”, ARCHEO, N. 31, p. 44—45.
RUSSIAN

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