Statue of emperor Titus. Detail
Marble.
79—81 CE.
Inv. No. 6059.
Naples, National Archaeological Museum Photo by Roger B. Ulrich

Statue of emperor Titus. Detail.

Marble.
79—81 CE.
Inv. No. 6059.

Naples, National Archaeological Museum
(Napoli, Museo archeologico nazionale di Napoli)

Origin:
Found in the so-called “basilica” Herculaneum, now in the Naples Museum.
Description:
The portrait depicts the emperor in a chestplate (cuirass) and cloak (paludamentum).
Credits:
© 2009. Photo: Roger B. Ulrich.
Exhibition “Divus Vespanianus”, 2009, Curia, Roman Forum.
Text: museum inscription to the sculpture.

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