Iconography
GODS & MYTHS
Hercules
Single figure Heads
Mercury
Single figure Heads and busts
SOCIAL LIFE
Sports
Athletes in generalMale
Further details
so-called Aberdeen Head; identified as head of Hermes or of Heracles or of an Athlete
ARTIST/CREATOR
Praxiteles (4th century BC) (attributed)
DATE
late 4th century BC - early 3rd century BC
LOCATION
London, British Museum (Dept. of Greek and Roman Antiquities) (inv. 1862,0817.1)
Notes on photograph
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
F. N. Pryce, A. H. Smith, Catalogue of Greek Sculpture in the British Museum, London 1892, no. 1600
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RELATIONS
British Museum
Acknowledgements
Record created with the generous support of the Dean's Development Fund of the School of Advanced Study, University of London
Contact
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