The Hope Hygieia

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The Hope Hygieia

Italy, Ostia (?) or Rome, Roman, 2nd-century copy, circa 130–161, after a Greek original of circa 360 B.C.
Sculpture
Marble
75 × 25 × 18 in. (190.5 × 63.5 × 45.72 cm) Weight: 1 Ton 55 lb. (932.1 kg)
William Randolph Hearst Collection (50.33.23)
Not currently on public view

Bibliography

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