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Roman bronze sculpture fragment of the Lucentum Forurm

UnknownFirst Century A.D.

Museo Arqueológico de Alicante MARQ

Museo Arqueológico de Alicante MARQ

Located in 2005 during the campaign of excavation in the header of the Roman Forum of the ancient Roman city of Lucentum, at the Tossal of Manises (La Albufereta, Alicante). The fragment corresponds to the left hand and part of the forearm of a bronze statue, made with the technique of lost wax, larger than the natural. Between the Palm of the hand and fingers, grab a sheathed sword called parazonium grip (a type of sword carried by the Emperor, senior of the army and the military virtues related deities).

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  • Title: Roman bronze sculpture fragment of the Lucentum Forurm
  • Creator: Unknown
  • Date Created: First Century A.D.
  • Place Part Of: Alicante/Alacant (Alicante/Alacant, Spain)
  • Physical Dimensions: w11.2 x h35 cm
  • Finding: 38.36470, -0.43840, Alicante/Alacant (Alicante/Alacant, Spain)
  • Denominación: FRAGMENTO DE ESCULTURA MONUMENTAL ROMANA DE BRONCE DEL FORO DE LUCENTUM.
  • Type: Bronze-Sculpture
  • Rights: Museo Arqueológico Provincial de Alicante. MARQ, Museo Arqueológico de Alicante MARQ
  • External Link: http://www.marqalicante.com

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