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Lo Spinario

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This bronze statue is currently located in the Musei Capitolini. It portrays a boy trying to withdraw a thorn from his foot. Since almost all of the bronze sculptures made in antiquity were dismantled and the material reused, Lo Spinario is a very important artwork because it is one of the few surviving bronze statues. This statue was one of theā€¦