DATE: July 27, 2004
PLACE: Olympia, Greece
DESCRIPTION: Statue in the Archeological Museum of Olympia. We were told that, since each time someone new conquered the region, they would destroy the faces on the statues, eventually they created the statues headless on purpose. Then they could just replace the heads.
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032-072704-28-headless statue facilitates interchanging heads, Olympia