Zeus Bust from Hadrian's Villa

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Osama Shukir Muhammed Amin
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published on 31 March 2016
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Colossal head, probably of Zeus, set into modern bust. Presented to the British Museum by J. T. Barber Beaumont in 1836 CE. From the Villa of the Roman Emperor Hadrian at Tivoli. Roman, 2nd century CE. The British Museum, London.

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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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APA Style

Amin, O. S. M. (2016, March 31). Zeus Bust from Hadrian's Villa. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/image/4801/zeus-bust-from-hadrians-villa/

Chicago Style

Amin, Osama Shukir Muhammed. "Zeus Bust from Hadrian's Villa." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified March 31, 2016. https://www.worldhistory.org/image/4801/zeus-bust-from-hadrians-villa/.

MLA Style

Amin, Osama Shukir Muhammed. "Zeus Bust from Hadrian's Villa." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 31 Mar 2016. Web. 30 Jul 2021.