Cast Gallery catalogue number: C005b
Aristogeiton, one of the two Tyrant-slayers.
For copies of the head see C006a and
C006b; for the other Tyrant-slayer see C005a.
- Plaster cast: Height: 1.63m.
- Copy of a marble statue from the group known as the Tyrannicides or Tyrant-slayers.
- The group:
- is a version of the original group made by Kritios and Nesiotes and set up near the Athens Agora in 477/6 BC.
- was found in Hadrian's Villa at Tivoli in 1790.
- is now in Naples, Museo Archeologico Nazionale, inv. 6010.