Diademed Head of a Ptolemaic King

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Arienne King
by Getty Museum
published on 26 July 2018
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This marble portrait of a diademed man is believed to depict a Ptolemaic king. The piece is made of marble from Asia Minor and was produced in Alexandria, Egypt.

The portrait is part of the collection of the J. Paul Getty Museum. Digital image courtesy of the Getty's Open Content Program.

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Museum, G. (2018, July 26). Diademed Head of a Ptolemaic King. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/image/9005/diademed-head-of-a-ptolemaic-king/

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Museum, Getty. "Diademed Head of a Ptolemaic King." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified July 26, 2018. https://www.worldhistory.org/image/9005/diademed-head-of-a-ptolemaic-king/.

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Museum, Getty. "Diademed Head of a Ptolemaic King." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 26 Jul 2018. Web. 21 Oct 2021.