Jüngling vom Magdalensberg

Period: 16th Century
Material: Bronze
Location: Kunsthistorisches Museum Wien
Inscription: A[ulus] Poblicius D[ecimi] l[ibertus] Antio[cus] Ti[berius] Barbius Q[uinti] P[ublii] l[ibertus] Tiber[inus oder -ianus]
Dimensions: 55 x 88 x 185 cm
Scanned: 2016
Scanner: Creaform Go!SCAN 3D


The Youth of Magdalensberg was considered a Roman copy of the first century B.C. until technical investigations undertaken in the 1980s surprisingly proved that the statue was actually cast in the sixteenth century.