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Aphrodisias Museum March 2011 4716.jpg
16-MAR-2011

Aphrodisias Museum March 2011 4716.jpg

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Leading citizen wearing a priestly crown. Mid or late 2nd century AD

I was informed this is a portrait statue of L. Antonius Dometinus Diogenes, priest of the Aphrodite and Emperor cult (about 200-220 AD), Found close to the Odeion. His "hat"' shows small busts of gods and goddesses.

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1/60s f/5.6 at 56.0mm iso2000 full exif

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