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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- The Royal Cast CollectionAccessed 3 Apr 2017.
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Marchal, G. (2017, April 03). Athena Hope-Farnese. Ancient History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.ancient.eu/image3d/137/
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