Bronze statue of Emperor Octavian Augustus (27 BC-14 AD), built between 12-10 B.C., height 1,27 m., found in Aegean Sea, between the islands of Euboea and Agios Eystratios. The Emperor is depicted on horseback, in old age.
(informations from the site of the museum)
The National Archaeological Museum is the largest museum in Greece. 11,000 exhibits, provide a panorama of Greek civilization from the beginnings of Prehistory to Late Antiquity. There are permanent and periodic collections of every greek territory and the most famous classical statues of the antiquity.
(Text by C. Theodorou)