This votive statue is a depiction of the powerful god Jupiter. In his hand he wears a ligtning shaft. The statue is a replica of a 2nd century original, which is currently in the collection of the Saalburgmuseum in Hessen.
Jupiter is the king of gods and god of the sky and lightning. He is the son of Rhea and Saturnus and the younger brother of Ceres, Vesta, Pluto, Neptunus and Juno. Jupiter married Juno but still had many mistresses, both lower nature goddesses and humans, with whom he fathered many half gods.
This statue is fully hand made from bronze and is 12 cm high.
This item is produced in limited quantities only. This means that every piece is unique. Sizes & finish may vary lightly from piece to piece.
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