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Ancient Etruscan Bronze Figure of Hercules

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Seller: picarel8 (1,330) 100%, Location: Washington, District Of Columbia, Ships to: US & many other countries, Item: 322326117614 AN ETRUSCAN BRONZE HERCLE CIRCA 3RD-2ND CENTURY B.C. Description: The hero depicted nude, his left leg advanced, the knee bent, his right arm raised and bent acutely at the elbow, perhaps originally holding his club. Cast in bronze, dark patina. Custom mount. Ex Robert Lang collection. In ancient Greece, a Promachos was a man fighting in the first rank of the phalanx. From very early on, the Etruscans were in contact with the Greek colonies in southern Italy. Etruria, the region occupied by the Etruscans, was rich in metals, particularly copper and iron. The Etruscans were master bronzesmiths who exported their finished products all over the Mediterranean. Date: Etruscan, circa 3rd-2nd century BC Height: 4.75 inches (bronze) 8.25 inches (including mount) Material: Bronze, Original or Reproduction: Original, Genuine or Reproduction: Genuine, Culture: Etruscan, Period: 400-300 B.C,, Type: Votive Statue, Origin: Etruria, Depiction: Hercules

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