Condition: New, Made in Greece. Material: Pure Bronze Height: 24 cm - 9,4 inches Width: 25 cm - 9,8 inches Length: 4 cm - 1,6 inches Weight: 750 g
This is a high quality reproduction of an Olympic games running athlete. Full of blood, passion and extraordinary feats of athletic endeavour, the Olympic Games were the sporting, social and cultural highlight of the Ancient Greek calendar for almost 12 centuries. “It is hard for us to exaggerate how important the Olympics were for the Greeks,” Paul Christesen, Professor of Ancient Greek History at Dartmouth College, USA, said.