Farnese Hercules Bonded Marble Statue
200 BCE, by Glykon in the Museo Nationale, Naples , Italy
The Farnese Hercules, sculpted by Athenian artist Glykon, represents a breathtakingly flawless human form. The immortal helper of gods and men is known for his mighty labors, but this celebrated Greek sculpture shows the hero's humanity as he rests on his club draped with the famous lion s skin. This museum-quality replica is cast in bonded marble resin, virtually identical in appearance and texture to the original work. 5"Wx4"Dx10"H. 2 lbs.