Statue of Cupid and Psyche

Statua di Amore e Psiche
Type: 
Sculpture
Year: 
From a Greek original of the 2nd century BC
Material and technique: 
Marble
Size: 
cm 125,4
Inventory: 
inv. MC0408

The hall

Palazzo Nuovo - Sala del Gladiatore

The centre of the room features the so-called "Dying Galatian", one of the best-known and most important works in the museum. 
It is a replica of one of the sculptures in the ex-voto group dedicated to Pergamon by Attalus I to commemorate the victories over the Galatians in the III and II centuries BC.

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