Statue of Antinous

Illustration

Osama Shukir Muhammed Amin
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published on 02 January 2015
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This marble statue depicts a standing-striding man with an Egyptianized style; he is Antinous, a favorite of emperor Hadrian. It was found at the Hadrian's villa (Tivoli), modern-day Italy. Roman period, circa 135 CE.(State Museum of Egyptian Art, Munich, Germany).

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About the Author

Osama Shukir Muhammed Amin
Associate Professor of Neurology and lover of the Cradle of Civilization, Mesopotamia. I'm very interested in Mesopotamian history and always try to take photos of archaeological sites and artifacts in museums, both in Iraq and around the world.

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Amin, O. S. M. (2015, January 02). Statue of Antinous. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/image/3457/statue-of-antinous/

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