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Athena Parthenos

“Athena Arthenos [JWO: Parthenon]” is located in the Palazzo Altemps and part of the Boncompagni Ludovisi Collection. In 1627, this sculpture was discovered at the Campus Martius and later restored by Allessandro Algardi. The artist restored the head and aegis, while the torso, lower body and snake was found intact. Throughout this museum, there is…