Aeschines

Illustration

Osama Shukir Muhammed Amin
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published on 15 May 2016

The Greek statesman Aeschines (389-314 BCE).This marble head was a Roman copy of a portrait, perhaps erected shortly after his death. The ancient inscription makes the identification certain. From Bitolia, Macedonia. (The British Museum, London)



About the Author

Osama Shukir Muhammed Amin
Associate Professor of Neurology and lover of the Cradle of Civilization, Mesopotamia. I'm very interested in Mesopotamian history and always try to take photos of archaeological sites and artifacts in museums, both in Iraq and around the world.

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