Head of Apollo (the so-called Omphalos).
Luna marble. Roman copy after a Greek statue by Kalamis of the 5th century BCE.
Height tot. 0.41 m, head 0.24 m.
Inv. No. MC 3046.
Rome, Capitoline Museums, Museum Montemartini (Centrale Montemartini), II. 25
(Musei capitolini, Centrale Montemartini)
THE GALLERY OF ANCIENT ART
1960, villa of Herodes Atticus in via Appia near the Circus of Maxentius.
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