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Geoffrey Marchal
published on 13 November 2016

Cybele (Kybele), Formiae in Campania. c. 60 BC. Marble. Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek (Copenhagen, Denmark). Made with Memento beta (now ReMake) from Autodesk.
The Oriental mother-goddess was worshipped in Italy from 204 BCE. She is represented seated on a throne flanked by lions. On her head she wears a crown depicting a city wall with turrets and gates.

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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. (2016, November 13). Cybele. Ancient History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from

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Marchal, Geoffrey. "Cybele." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Last modified November 13, 2016.

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Marchal, Geoffrey. "Cybele." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Ancient History Encyclopedia, 13 Nov 2016. Web. 15 Sep 2019.

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