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Riace Warriors

Riace Warriors   Reference library

The Oxford Encyclopedia of Ancient Greece and Rome

Reference type:
Subject Reference
Current Version:
2010
Subject:
Classical studies, History
Length:
660 words
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The Riace Warriors are two life-size bronze statues of heroized warriors with nude powerful bodies and bearded mature faces, originally ...

‘Riace warriors’

‘Riace warriors’   Reference library

Antony J. S. Spawforth

The Oxford Classical Dictionary (4 ed.)

Reference type:
Subject Reference
Current Version:
2012
Subject:
Classical studies, History
Length:
92 words

two masterpieces of Greek bronze-casting, from (it seems) an ancient *shipwreck; found off the toe of Italy in 1972...

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