Portrait of Augustus.

Marble. Reign of Caligula (3741 CE).
Height 0.62 m, height of the head 0.365 m, height of the face 0.265 m, width 0.46 m.
Inv. No. 149974.

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

Origin:
Found in Italy, Fondi (ancient Fundi) at the crossing of the via Vespasiano Gonzaga and Via Giambattista Vico, near the Principal Gate (Porta Principalis) of the camp, at a depth of 2 m, in 1936.
Credits:
1993. Photo, text: Boschung D. Die Bildnisse des Augustus. B., 1993. S. 115. Cat. no. 16. Pl. 26.

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Keywords: marble male portrait bust of the roman emperor Octavian August Octavianus Augustus Ottaviano Augusto Julio-Claudian dynasty dinastia giulio-claudia Julii-Claudii from Fundi Fondi the Alcudia type Inv No 149974
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