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These are statues of individuals of historical importance who are immortalized with a statue of their likeness.
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Statues of Historic FiguresCharles Townley - British Museum, London, UK

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This head and shoulders bust of Charles Townley, who was a collector and trustee of the museum, is located in the British Museum. The bust was carved in 1769. Entry to the museum is free.

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location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 2/9/2015

last visited: 7/24/2016

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Statues of Historic FiguresRichard Payne Knight - British Museum, London, UK

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This 1812 marble bust of Richard Payne Knight is located in the British Museum (open daily 10.00–17.30 Fridays until 20.30) in London. Knight was a collector, trustee and benefactor of the museum.

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location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 2/9/2015

last visited: 7/24/2016

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Statues of Historic FiguresPerikles - British Museum, London, UK

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Perikles, the most accomplished statesman of Ancient Greece was born of distinguished parentage in the early part of the 5th century BC. This bust is in the British Museum in London.

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location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 1/23/2012

last visited: 7/24/2016

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Statues of Historic FiguresLucius Verus - London, England, UK

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This bust of the Roman Emperor Lucius Verus is located in the British Museum.

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location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 1/23/2012

last visited: 4/9/2012

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Statues of Historic FiguresHadrian - London, England, UK

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This bust of the Roman Emperor Hadrian is located in the British Museum.

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location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 1/22/2012

last visited: 4/9/2012

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Statues of Historic FiguresAntinous - London, England, UK

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Antinous was the lover of the Roman Emperor Hadrian...who had him deified after his death in 130 AD.

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location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 1/22/2012

last visited: 4/14/2012

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Statues of Historic FiguresAntoninus Pius - London, England, UK

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This bust of the Roman Emperor Antoninus Pius is located in the British Museum.

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location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 1/23/2012

last visited: 4/14/2012

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Statues of Historic FiguresSeptimius Severus - London, England, UK

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This statue of the Roman Emperor Septimius Severus is located in the British Museum.

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location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 1/22/2012

last visited: 4/6/2019

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Statues of Historic FiguresCaracalla - London, England, UK

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This bust of the Roman Emperor Caracalla is located in the British Museum.

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location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 1/22/2012

last visited: 4/9/2012

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Statues of Historic FiguresRichard Bentley - London, England, UK

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Richard Bentley was a theologian and Master at Trinity College, Cambridge.

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location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 1/23/2012

last visited: 4/14/2012

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Statues of Historic FiguresDr. Richard Mead - London, England, UK

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Dr. Richard Mead was a pioneer in the study of transmissable diseases.

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location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 1/24/2012

last visited: 4/14/2012

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Statues of Historic FiguresPhilip Dormer Stanhope - London, England, UK

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Philip Dormer Stanhope was a prominent member of the House of Commons and House of Lords.

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location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 1/24/2012

last visited: 4/14/2012

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Statues of Historic FiguresOliver Cromwell - London, England, UK

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In 1649, Oliver Cromwell overthrew the British monarchy and briefly established a republic.

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location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 1/24/2012

last visited: 4/14/2012

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Statues of Historic FiguresKing Charles I - London, England, UK

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Britain's Charles I was the King whose execution brought about the beginning of Cromwell's Republic.

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location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 1/24/2012

last visited: 4/14/2012

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Statues of Historic FiguresWilliam Shakespeare - London, England

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This bust of Shakepseare at the British Museum is by sculptor Louis Francois Roubiliac.

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location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 1/26/2012

last visited: 4/6/2019

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Statues of Historic FiguresPrince Rupert of the Rhine - London, England, UK

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Prince Rupert was a grandson of Britain's King James I and a nephew of King Charles I. He was also a prominent soldier, explorer, colonist, and leader of the Royal Navy.

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location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 1/27/2012

last visited: 4/14/2012

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Statues of Historic FiguresFrancis Willughby - London, England, UK

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Francis Willughby was a prominent 17th century natural scientist in England.

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location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 1/28/2012

last visited: 4/14/2012

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Statues of Historic FiguresGudea - London, England, UK

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Gudea was the "Ensi" or "town-king" of Lagash. Although he considered himself a god, he did not take the more exalted title of "Lugal"

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location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 1/30/2012

last visited: 4/14/2012

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Statues of Historic FiguresIdrimi - London, England, UK

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Idrimi was the King of Alalakh in the 15th century BC.

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location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 1/30/2012

last visited: 4/14/2012

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Statues of Historic FiguresEdward VII - London, England, UK

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Edward VII was the first British monarch of the House of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha, which was later renamed the House of Windsor.

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location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 1/11/2012

last visited: 1/28/2017

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Statues of Historic FiguresSir Joseph Banks - London, England, UK

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Sir Joseph Banks was a botanist who traveled on Captain James Cook's first voyage. He was a benefactor fo the British Museum.

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location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 1/11/2012

last visited: 1/14/2012

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Statues of Historic FiguresSir Hans Sloane - London, England, UK

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Sir Hans Sloane was a physician whose collections became the foundation for the British Museum.

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location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 1/11/2012

last visited: 1/14/2012

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Statues of Historic FiguresKing George III - London, England, UK

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George III was the first King of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland.

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location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 1/11/2012

last visited: 1/14/2012

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Statues of Historic FiguresJohn Ray - London, England, UK

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John Ray (1627-1705) was a prominent English botanist and natural scientist.

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location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 1/12/2012

last visited: 1/14/2012

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Statues of Historic FiguresSir Joseph Banks - London, England, UK

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This is one of at least two busts of Banks in the British Museum.

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location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 1/12/2012

last visited: 1/14/2012

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