REPUBLIC OF TURKEY MINISTRY OF CULTURE AND TOURISM

Bust of Alexander the Great

ANCIENT CIVILIZATIONS, ANCIENT CITIES

Bust of Alexander the Great
This marble bust 42 cm in height was found during the excavations at Pergammon and dates back to 3rd century B.C. of the original busts of Alexander the Great made during his lifetime, none have reached us today, we have only found reproductions. The bust found in Pergammon is famous, it being more realistic than the one in Louvre-Paris. (İstanbul Archaelogical Museum)