Terracotta figure of Hercules

On display


  • Title

    Terracotta figure of Hercules

  • Associated place

    Baghdad (place of purchase)
  • Date

    330 BC - 150 BC
  • Material and technique


  • Object type

  • Dimensions

    18.1 cm (height)
    7.7 cm (width)
    5.1 cm (depth)
  • No. of items


  • Credit line

    Presented by Weld-Blundell, 1923.

  • Museum location

    Ground floor | Gallery 13 | Rome
  • Museum department


  • Accession no.


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Further reading

Collins, Paul, Mountains and Lowlands Ancient Iran and Mesopotamia (Oxford: Ashmolean Museum, 2016), p.181, illus. p.181

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