Portrait of a Hierophant

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Geoffrey Marchal
published on 03 April 2018
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Portrait of a hierophant (priest), circa 120-130, Athens, marble. Musée du Cinquantenaire (Brussles, Belgium). Made with Capturing Reality.

Presumed portrait of the hierophant (high priest of Eleusian festivals) who initiated the emperor Hadrian to the mysteries of Eleusis.

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Geoffrey Marchal
3D scans are a great way to share cultural heritage with the world. I mainly use photogrammetry and Memento beta from Autodesk. I share 3D model through "Scan the world", a MyMiniFactory´s project.

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Marchal, G. (2018, April 03). Portrait of a Hierophant. Ancient History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.ancient.eu/image3d/206/

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Marchal, Geoffrey. "Portrait of a Hierophant." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Last modified April 03, 2018. https://www.ancient.eu/image3d/206/.

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Marchal, Geoffrey. "Portrait of a Hierophant." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Ancient History Encyclopedia, 03 Apr 2018. Web. 26 Jan 2021.

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