Bust of Marcus Porcius Cato Uticensis
Bronze.
Late 1st century BCE.
Inv. Nos. 99.1.12.1341 / Vol 131.Rabat (Morocco), Archaeological Museum

Bust of Marcus Porcius Cato Uticensis.

Bronze.
Late 1st century BCE.
Inv. Nos. 99.1.12.1341 / Vol 131.

Rabat (Morocco), Archaeological Museum

Origin:
From Volubilis.
Description:
Cato the Stoic, late first-century BC bronze bust from Volubilis, a Roman colony in North Africa. Since Cato died while he was in North Africa, there is a good chance that this bust represents Cato’s actual appearance at the time of his death.
Credits:
© 1995 Photo, text: Chris Scarre. Chronicle of the Roman Emperors. Thames & Hudson Ltd, London, 2002, p. 195.
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