Head of August as Pontifex Maximus.

Marble. 1st century.

Merida, National Museum of Roman Art

Origin:
Found at Merida, 1935.
Credits:
© 1996. White Star S.r.l.
© 2004. Photo, text: Liberati A. M. Drevnij Rim: Istoriya tsivilizatsii, kotoraya pravila mirom / A. M. Liberati, F. Burbon; per. s angl. K. Panas. — M.: OOO “Izdatel’stvo Astrel”; OOO “Izdatel’stvo AST”, 2004, s. 205.
© Photo: Antonio Attini / Archivio White Star.
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