Statue o Zeus at Olympia

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A fanciful reconstruction o Phidias' statue o Zeus, in an engravin made bi Philippe Galle in 1572, frae a drawing bi Maarten van Heemskerck

The Statue o Zeus at Olympia wis a giant seatit figur, aboot 13 m (43 ft) taw,[1] made bi the Greek sculptor Phidias aroond 435 BC at the sanctuar o Olympia, Greece, an erectit in the Temple o Zeus thare.

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  1. Phidias from encyclopædiabritannica.com. Retrieved 3 September 2014