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Hippodameia

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This image depicts a cast of the head of Hippodameia.  The original statue, which adorned the east pediment of the Temple of Zeus (in ancient Olympia) was made of marble, around 460 B.C. 

Found in Olympia, the artifact depicted above is maintained by the Olympia Museum.

 


Media Credits

Image online, courtesy the Faculty of Arts and Faculty of Theology at the University of Erlangen-Nuremberg (known as FAU), located in the cities of Erlangen and Nuremberg (in Bavaria, Germany). 

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