S9.1 ARES BORGHESE
|Museum Collection||Musée du Louvre, Paris|
|Catalogue No.||Louvre Ma866|
|Context||From the Agora of Athens|
|Original / Copy||Roman copy of Greek statue attributed to Alcamenes C4th B.C.|
|Date||C1st - 2nd A.D.|
The god Ares (Roman Mars) is depicted as a handsome, nude youth wearing a crested helm (damaged) and holding a spear (missing) in his hand.