A torso in armour.

Marble. 1st century CE.

Bergamo, Civic Archaeological Museum

Origin:
Of unknown origin. Has been staying in portico of a house of counts Regazzon,. Later was purchased by count Vimercati Sozzi.
Credits:
2011. Photo: Ilya Shurygin.
Info: museum annotation.
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