Caligula.

Marble. Ca. 39-40 CE.
Thrace.
Inv. No. Ma 1234.

Paris, Louvre Museum

Origin:
Acquired by the Louvre in 1890.
Description:
The beard is a sign of mourning for the sister of the Emperorá Julia Drusilla who died on June 10, 38.
Credits:
© 2013. Photo: Ilya Shurygin.
Info: museum annotation.

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Keywords: marble portrait head of the roman emperor Caligula imperatore romano Caligola Julio-Claudian dynasty dinastia giulio-claudia Julii-Claudii Caius Gaius Caligula Gaius Julius Caesar Gaio Giulio Cesare Augustus Germanicus In No Ma 1234
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