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Fragment of Discophorus

Fragment of Discophorus


This partial torso of a discus thrower reproduces a fragment of the original bronze statue, now lost, created by the Greek sculptor Naucydes in the early 4th century BC. A reproduction of the whole statue is on display in the Louvre Museum's galleries.
The bust presented here is a version called "fragment of bronze."
Very elegant oxidized bronze patina.

MaterialComposite material
Height (inch)31,10
Width (inch)20,07
Depth (inch)9,84
Weight (lb)22,26
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