Cast Gallery catalogue number: B127
A warrior warding off a blow. He once held a shield on his left arm, and a sword in his right hand,
- Plaster cast: Height: 1.75m, Width: 1.50m.
- Copy of a marble statue.
- The statue:
- is known as the Borghese Warrior.
- is probably a version of an original of the 3rd century BC.
- is signed by the copyist Agasias, son of Dositheos of Ephesos, in lettering of about 100 BC.
- was found at Antium.
- is now in Paris, Musée du Louvre, 527.