Emperor Claudius as a nude hero (detail).

Bronze. 4950 CE.
Inv. No. 5593.

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

Origin:
Augusteum (basilica) of Herculaneum.
Credits:
2011. Photo: Ilya Shurygin.
Info: museum annotation.

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