Small wood carving of classic Greek portrait

3.5 inch Artist's handmade wooden figure, re-created of ancient greek statue.The Discophoros "Discus-Bearer" was a bronze sculpture by the classical Greek sculptor Polyclitus, creator of the Doryphoros and Diadumenos, and its many Roman marble copies. Like the Doryphoros and Diadumenos, it was created as an example of Polyclitus's "canon" of the ideal human form in sculpture. It normally features a young, muscular, solidly-built athlete in a moment of thought before throwing a discus with some copies also often missing their arms, in which this case only shows  

Medium: Solid beech

Size: 8.5 cm tall x 3.8 cm wide x 3.2 cm deep 

Year: 2021

Weight: About 28 g 

Ships in 3-5 working days.

As hand-polished, there can be slight color changes with each finish.

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Small wood carving of classic Greek portrait

Small wood carving of classic Greek portrait

3.5 inch Artist's handmade wooden figure, re-created of ancient greek statue.The Discophoros "Discus-Bearer" was a bronze sculpture by the classical Greek sculptor Polyclitus, creator of the Doryphoros and Diadumenos, and its many Roman marble copies. Like the Doryphoros and Diadumenos, it was created as an example of Polyclitus's "canon" of the ideal human form in sculpture. It normally features a young, muscular, solidly-built athlete in a moment of thought before throwing a discus with some copies also often missing their arms, in which this case only shows  

Medium: Solid beech

Size: 8.5 cm tall x 3.8 cm wide x 3.2 cm deep 

Year: 2021

Weight: About 28 g 

Ships in 3-5 working days.

As hand-polished, there can be slight color changes with each finish.