Cuirass bust of Caligula.

Marble. 37—41 CE.
Height 51 cm.
Inv. No. 1453.

Copenhagen, New Carlsberg Glyptotek
(Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek)

Origin:
Acquired in 1896 in Rome, through the mediation of Pollak. Allegedly found during the Tiber regulation.
Credits:
(ρρ) 2008. Photo: Sergey Sosnovskiy (CC BY-SA 4.0).
Text: museum inscription to the sculpture.

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Keywords: marble cuirass bust portrait of Caligula roman emperor Caius Gaius Caligula Julio-Claudian dynasty dinastia giulio-claudia Julii-Claudii armour civil civic wreath from oak oaken leaf leaves Inv No 1453
History of Ancient Rome