Cuirass bust of Caligula.

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

Copenhagen, New Carlsberg Glyptotek
(Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek)

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


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