Erik Dudek

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The Thermae Boxer. Greek Bronze of the Hellenistic era, 3rd-2nd centuries BC. National Museum of Rome, Palazzo Massimo alle Terme.

So-called “Thermae boxer”: athlete resting after a boxing match. Bronze, Greek artwork of the Hellenistic era, centuries BC (the boulder is modern and replicates the ancient one). From the Thermae of Constantine. (was lucky enough to see this in Rome.

Presumed bust of Plato - Made of bronze it dates from the 1st Century BCE. Roman replica of a Hellenistic original

historyandmythology: “ Presumed bust of Plato, century BC. Roman replica of a Hellenistic original.

Roman Bronze Bust of Ptolemy Apion, King of CyreneFrom the Villa of the Papyri, HerculaneumPtolemy Apion or simply known as Apion (between 150 BC & 145 BC - 96 BC) was the last Greek Cyrenaean King and was a member of the Ptolemaic dynasty. Ptolemy was Greek and native Egyptian in descent. His second name Apion is a name of ancient Egyptian origin and could be a name from his maternal ancestry.The Villa of the Papyri is a private house in the ancient Roman city of Herculaneum. Situated n...

Roman Bronze Bust of Ptolemy Apion, King of Cyrene. From the Villa of the Papyri, Herculaneum. Ptolemy Apion or simply known as Apion (between 150 BC & 145 BC - 96 BC) was the last Greek Cyrenaean King and was a member of the Ptolemaic dynasty.