Portrait of Caligula
Marble.
Ca. 37—40 CE.
Height 48.8 cm.
Worcester (Massachusetts), Art Museum and SchoolInv. No. 1914.23.Photo by Roger B. Ulrich

Portrait of Caligula.

Marble.
Ca. 37—40 CE.
Height 48.8 cm.
Inv. No. 1914.23.

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.
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