TITLE

Disrobing Hadrian

AUTHOR(S)
Pinkowski, Jennifer
PUB. DATE
September 2008
SOURCE
Archaeology;Sep/Oct2008, Vol. 61 Issue 5, p15
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on a statue of the Roman emperor Hadrian that was unearthed in the Greco-Roman city of Cyrene and reassembled at the British Museum in 1861. The article reports that it was discovered that the statue's head does not match its body and that the restorers had fashioned the sculpture out of at least two different statues.
ACCESSION #
34950889

 

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