Herma of a Poet (Virgil?). Detail.
Pentelic marble. 1020 CE.
Inv. No. MC 2410.
Rome, Capitoline Museums, Museum Montemartini (Centrale Montemartini), I. 63
(Musei capitolini, Centrale Montemartini)
From the area near the Mausoleum of Augustus, 1937.
The statue can perhaps be identified as Virgil, the poet of whom Augustus was particularly fond.
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