Athena Hope-Farnese

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Geoffrey Marchal
published on 03 April 2017
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Athena Hope-Farnese. This plaster statue of Athena is a Roman copy of a Greek original of the late 5th century BCE. The Royal Cast Collection (Copenhagen, Denmark). Made with Memento Beta (now ReMake) from Autodesk.

The elaborate helmet of the Goddess is inspired by the one of Athena Parthenos of the Parthenon. Restored are the arms, animals on the helmet and cheekpieces, and some aegis snakes. Roman period, Height 224 cm. Naples, National Museum.

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Geoffrey Marchal
3D scans are a great way to share cultural heritage with the world. I mainly use photogrammetry and Memento beta from Autodesk. I share 3D model through "Scan the world", a MyMiniFactory´s project.

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Marchal, G. (2017, April 03). Athena Hope-Farnese. Ancient History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from

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Marchal, Geoffrey. "Athena Hope-Farnese." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Last modified April 03, 2017.

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Marchal, Geoffrey. "Athena Hope-Farnese." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Ancient History Encyclopedia, 03 Apr 2017. Web. 30 Oct 2020.

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