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Lady Liberty’s face is seen here on Liberty Island, waiting to be installed...She could be prettier, just sayin".
King Tut'ankhamun on a panther. Statuette of gilded wood from the king's tomb, showing him as king of Upper Egypt, carrying a flail in his hand and leaning upon a staff. A number of statuettes of this type, not more than two feet high, were found in the tomb.
Cleopatra’s Kingdom, Alexandria, Egypt ~ Lost for 1,600 years, the Royal Quarters of Cleopatra were discovered off the shores of Alexandria by French underwater archeologist Frank Goddio, who is still shocked by the discovery. Buried under mud are jewels and golden coins, temples, colossal statues and bronze artifacts that rise from the seabed. Amazing!
Marcus Aurelius on horseback, AD 164-166. This is the only complete bronze equestrian statue to have survived from antiquity. It was believed to be a statue of Constantine in the middle ages, so it was not melted down and reused. However, the head has been identified as Marcus Aurelius'. The statue is an example of naturalism, and the contrast of texture between skin and curly hair favored during Antonine rule. Originally, it was gilded.