August (portrait head of Octavian before he was appointed the title of Augustus).

Marble. Shortly before 27 BCE.
Inv. No. 519691.

Rome, Roman National Museum, Baths of Diocletian, Chiostro piccolo della Certosa
(Museo nazionale romano, Terme di Diocleziano)

Origin:
Rome, via di Massa San Giuliano, the plain of the zone «Lunghezzina II», the site of a villa, 2005.
Literature:
Terme di Diocleziano. Il chiostro piccolo della Certosa di Santa Maria degli Angeli. Roma, ed. Electa, 2014, p. 73.
Credits:
© 2015. Photo: Ilya Shurygin.
Data: museum annotation.
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