Portrait of August. The Louvre Ma 1280 type.

White marble. Prototype c. 33—31 BCE, this copy is reworked.
Total height 43 cm, head 24 cm, face 17.5 cm.

Ensérune, Museum

Origin:
Found in Poilches.
Credits:
© 2006. Photo, text: Rosso E. L’Image de l’empereur en Gaule Romaine. Portraits et inscriptions. Éditions du Comité des travaux historiques et scientifiques, Paris, 2006, pp. 363—364, cat. no. 131, fig. 105.
© 2006. Photo: CNRS; Centre Camille Jullian; no. 119773.
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