Statue of Genius Togatus of Augustus.

Marble. 1st century.
Inv. No. 259.

Rome, Vatican Museums, Pius-Clementine Museum, Round Room, 22
(Musei Vaticani, Museo Pio-Clementino)

Description:
In the niche to the left of the entrance: togated statue of the Genius of Augustus; a fold of the toga covers the head for the sacrificial act; in the left hand, a cornucopia (right arm with patera is restored).
Credits:
(ρρ) 2005. Photo: Sergey Sosnovskiy (CC BY-SA 4.0).
© 1986 Text: Guide to the Vatican: Museums and City. Pontifical Monuments, Museums and Galleries. Tipografia Vaticana, p. 48.

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