Portrait of Caligula.

Marble. Ca. 40 CE.
Height 48.8 cm.

Worcester (Massachusetts), Art Museum and School

Origin:
The portrait was discovered in the vicinity of Marino at Lake Albano along with another marble bust of Caligula now in the Metropolitan Museum of Art.
Literature:
C. C. Vermeule, Greek and Roman Sculpture in America (1981) pg. 291, cat. No. 248.
Credits:
2009. Photo: Roger B. Ulrich.
Text: museum inscription to the sculpture.
THE GALLERY OF ANCIENT ART
Keywords: marble portrait head of the roman emperor Caligula imperatore romano Caligola Julio-Claudian dynasty dinastia giulio-claudia Julii-Claudii Caius Gaius Caligula
HISTORY OF ANCIENT ROME