Socrates Bust, Palazzo Massimo

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published on 17 January 2016
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A pentelic marble portrait bust of Greek philosopher Socrates. 1st century CE copy of an earlier Greek original. Found in Piazza Venezia, Rome during public works. (Palazzo Massimo, Rome)

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About the Author

Mark Cartwright
Mark is a history writer based in Italy. His special interests include pottery, architecture, world mythology and discovering the ideas that all civilizations share in common. He holds an MA in Political Philosophy and is the Publishing Director at WHE.

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Cartwright, M. (2016, January 17). Socrates Bust, Palazzo Massimo. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/image/4425/socrates-bust-palazzo-massimo/

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Cartwright, Mark. "Socrates Bust, Palazzo Massimo." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified January 17, 2016. https://www.worldhistory.org/image/4425/socrates-bust-palazzo-massimo/.

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Cartwright, Mark. "Socrates Bust, Palazzo Massimo." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 17 Jan 2016. Web. 27 Nov 2021.

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