Bust of Caligula.

Carrara (luni) marble. 37—41 CE.
Height 16 cm.
Inv. No. 4256.

Rome, Roman National Museum, Palazzo Massimo alle Terme
(Museo nazionale romano, Palazzo Massimo alle Terme)

Origin:
Found in the River Tiber.
Literature:
Felletti Maj 1953, p. 61, no. 98; Museo Nazionale Romano I, 9. 1 (1987), pp. 141—143, R 98 (B. Di Leo) (in addition to the preceding biography).
Credits:
(ρρ) 2006. Photo: Sergey Sosnovskiy (CC BY-SA 4.0).
Text: museum inscription to the sculpture.
© 2005. Description: Museo Nazionale Romano. Palazzo Massimo alle Terme. English Edition. Edited by Adriano La Regina. Electa, 2005 (First Edition 1998), p. 48.
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