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Discobolus Οf Myron Discus Thrower Greek Art Statue

Discobolus Οf Myron Discus Thrower Greek Art Statue
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Discobolus Οf Myron Discus Thrower Greek Art Statue

Discobolus Οf Myron Discus Thrower Greek Art Statue

Discobolus Οf Myron Discus Thrower Greek Art Statue

Features:

Condition: New, reproduction handmade in Greece.

Height: 17cm - 6.79 inches

Width: 10cm - 3.93 inches

Weight: 0.158Kg

Material: Alabaster

MPN: HS13627 UPC:649553313627

Αll handmade products are unique, so there may be slight minor variations in size color and texture. If our products like you and you need more pieces please contact us. The Discobolus of Myron "discus thrower" is a Greek sculpture that was completed toward the end of the Severe period, circa 460–450 BC. The original Greek bronze is lost but the work is known through numerous Roman copies, both full-scale ones in marble, which was cheaper than bronze, such as the first to be recovered, the Palombara Discobolus, and smaller scaled versions in bronze. A discus thrower is depicted about to release his throw: "by sheer intelligence", Kenneth Clark observed in The Nude, "Myron has created the enduring pattern of athletic energy. He has taken a moment of action so transitory that students of athletics still debate if it is feasible, and he has given it the completeness of a cameo. Material & Manufacture process: Cast Alabaster All of the copies of famous statues we produce made from a  material in which natural crushed Greek Alabaster stone is mixed with a small quantity of resin that works as a glue. Αlabaster was very widely used for small sculpture for indoor use in the ancient world The construction of the statue begins with the creation of the mold. The mold is made by hand-crafted artisans and is an exact copy of the ancient statue. The prepared mixture of alabaster powder and resin is poured into the mold. The very fine dust of the alabaster allows us to make a copy with great precision in detail. The copy is then hand-crafted and perfected by our experienced craftsmen. The painting is then polished with indelible colors in white, museum patina or colored. The quality of the construction is of a high standard so that we have a perfect result that remains unchanged over time. Our statues are not carved. Statues of natural marble carved in the hand are very expensive constructions. Our effort is to give you a product at a very good price with perfect construction. A perfect copy of the prototype with an emphasis on detail that does not hurt from time.

73.80$
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Ex Tax: 73.80$
  • Stock: In Stock
  • Model: 564094552
  • Weight: 0.16kg
  • Dimensions: 1.00cm x 10.00cm x 17.00cm