Thursday, July 6, 2017

Figure 55

İzmir Archaeological Museum (Turk. İzmir Arkeoloji Müzesi),
Turkey © 2017 David E. Graves
Bronze statue of a runner wearing the laurel wreath (crown) awarded to the winner. Found in the Aegean Sea off the coast of Cyme. Roman copy of a late Hellenistic statue dating to the second cent. AD.

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Figure 173

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