Apollonius's Boxer at Rest
Apollonius, Boxer at Rest, 100-50 B.C.E., bronze (Palazzo Massimo, Museo Nazionale Romano)
Speakers: Dr. Beth Harris and Dr. Steven Zucker
This Greek bronze was found in 1885, buried, possibly purposefully, on the Quirinal, one of the seven hills of Rome. It has been suggested that this sculpture may represent the Olympic champion, Theogenes.
Where and When
Greece, precise origin unknown