“The Praetorians Relief”
Grey veined marble. Ca. 51—52 CE.
Height 161 cm, width 123 cm.
Paris, Louvre MuseumInv. No. LL. 398 (Ma 1079).

“The Praetorians Relief”.

Grey veined marble. Ca. 51—52 CE.
Height 161 cm, width 123 cm.
Inv. No. LL. 398 (Ma 1079).

Paris, Louvre Museum

Origin:
Discovered in Rome. Purchased in 1824, formerly in the Mattei collection (MA 1079 — INV. LL. 398).
Restorers: N. Imbert and A. Méthivier, 2006.
Credits:
© 2007 Photo, text: C. Giroire, D. Roger. Roman Art from the Louvre. Hudson Hills Press, 2007, p. 177, cat. 115 (ISBN: 1-55595-283-6).
Keywords: γλυπτική sculptura sculpture sculptural scultura skulptur ρωμαϊκό roman romana romano romani römisch römische römisches römischen römischer romain romaine romains romaines ανακούφιση relief rilievo grey veined marble the praetorians relief relief high relief alto-relievo bas-relief low relief soldier warrior praetorian aquilifer standard-bearer aquila eagle mark sign signum signa militaria thunderbolt lightning helmet headpiece plume shield umbo anatomical armour armiclausa belt tunic calcei inv no ll. 398 (ma 1079)
History of Ancient Rome