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Piccolo busto di Epicuro, in bronzo. Sulla base iscrizione greca EPIKOUROS. Probabilmente la statuetta serviva sullo scaffale della libreria a trattenere i rotoli di papiro e al tempo stesso indicare dove fossero collocati i relativi testi del filosofo.
Dimensions h con base cm 20; h della testa cm 12
National Archaeological Museum, Naples, Italy
Collezioni Pompeiane : Villa dei Papiri
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Credit line Herculaneum, Villa dei Papiri, Sala 8
References AA.VV. Ercolano, Tre secoli di scoperte, Electa Napoli 2008, pag. 265, nr. 62
Source/Photographer Baumeister, Denkmäler des klassischen Altertums, 1885. Band I., pag. 483.
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From: Baumeister: Denkmäler des klassischen Altertums. 1885. Band I., Seite 483.


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