S8.4 ATHENE "ATHENA HOPE-FARNESE"
Museum Collection: Museo Archeologico Nazionale di Napoli, Naples, Italy
Catalogue Number: Naples 6024
Title: "Athena Hope-Farnese"
Class: Free-standing statue
Height: 2.24 metres
Original / Copy: Roman copy of a Greek original by Pyrrhos of the school of Pheidias C5th BC
Period: Imperial Roman
Athene holding a spear, and crowned with an adorned helm.