[Jupiter of Smyrna]

Title: Jupiter of Smyrna

Year: ~250 AD

Medium: marble

Location: Musée du Louvre

( Statue of a male deity known as “Jupiter of Smyrna”. Found in 1680 in Smyrna (now İzmir in Turkey), the statue was brought to Louis XIV and restored as a Zeus ca. 1686 by Pierre Granier, who added the arm raising the thunderbolt. Marble, middle 2nd century AD. )

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