Colossal-Type Statue of Neptune

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Illustration

Liana Miate
by Luis García
published on 30 September 2022
Colossal-Type Statue of Neptune Download Full Size Image

Probably sculpted in a workshop in Aphrodisias (Asia Minor), it was at Palaemon's sanctuary in Isthmia (near Corinth), where it was described by Pausanias (II, 2, 1) in the 2nd century CE. It is an important sample of the Roman Empire's classicism.

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García, L. (2022, September 30). Colossal-Type Statue of Neptune. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/image/16464/colossal-type-statue-of-neptune/

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García, Luis. "Colossal-Type Statue of Neptune." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified September 30, 2022. https://www.worldhistory.org/image/16464/colossal-type-statue-of-neptune/.

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García, Luis. "Colossal-Type Statue of Neptune." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 30 Sep 2022. Web. 25 Jul 2024.

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