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Sculpture | Rome | Altars
1. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Altar.
Marble. Augustan Age.
Arezzo, Civic Archaeological Museum.
2. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Ruines of a Roman temple of the 1st cent. BCE erected over an Etruscan temple of the 4th cent. BCE.
Roman altar of the 1st cent. BCE erected in front of the temple.
Fiesole, Archaeologic area.
3. SCULPTURE. Rome.
A votive monument (so-called “Altar of Angera”).
Marble from Ornavasso-Candoglia. 41—54 CE.
Inv. No. A 0.9.6774.
Milan, Civic Archaeological Museum.
4. SCULPTURE. Rome.
A votive monument (so-called “Altar of Angera”), detail.
Marble from Ornavasso-Candoglia. 41—54 CE.
Inv. No. A 0.9.6774.
Milan, Civic Archaeological Museum.
5. SCULPTURE. Rome.
A votive monument (so-called “Altar of Angera”). Left side.
Marble from Ornavasso-Candoglia. 41—54 CE.
Inv. No. A 0.9.6774.
Milan, Civic Archaeological Museum.
6. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Cylindrical altar with maenad.
Trachyte.
Late 1st — early 2nd cent. CE.
Padua, Archaeological Museum.
7. SCULPTURE. Rome.
The altar of Magna Mater.
Front face and right face.
Luna marble. The time of Claudius (41—54 CE).
CIL VI 494, 30777 = ILS 4096.
Rome, Capitoline Museums, Centrale Montemartini Museum.
8. SCULPTURE. Rome.
The altar of Magna Mater.
Front face. Luna marble.
Luna marble. The time of Claudius (41—54 CE).
CIL VI 494, 30777 = ILS 4096.
Rome, Capitoline Museums, Centrale Montemartini Museum.
9. SCULPTURE. Rome.
The altar of Magna Mater.
Front face. Fragment.
Luna marble. The time of Claudius (41—54 CE).
CIL VI 494, 30777 = ILS 4096.
Rome, Capitoline Museums, Centrale Montemartini Museum.
10. SCULPTURE. Rome.
The altar of Magna Mater.
Front face. Fragment with Claudia Quinta.
Luna marble. The time of Claudius (41—54 CE).
Rome, Capitoline Museums, Centrale Montemartini Museum.
11. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Altar dedicated to Magna Mater and Attis by Lucius Cornelius Scipio Orfitus.
Grechetto marble.
295 CE.
CIL VI 506 = CIL VI 30782.
Inv. No. MC 1912.
Rome, Capitoline Museums, Palazzo Nuovo, Gallery.
12. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Altar with three fasces in relief.
Acrolith.
Inv. No. MC 2958.
Rome, Capitoline Museums, Palazzo Nuovo, Gallery.
13. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Altar with the image of two Dioscuri at the Spring of Juturna.
Empire time.
Rome, Roman Forum.
14. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Altar from Ostia with the image of Mars, Rhea Silvia and twins Romulus and Remus.
Marble. 124 CE.
Rome, Roman National Museum, Palazzo Massimo alle Terme.
15. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Altar or Base of the Vicomagistri.
Marble.
The age of Tiberius (14—37 CE).
Rome, Vatican Museums, Gregorian Profane Museum.
16. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Altar or Base of the Vicomagistri.
Marble.
The age of Tiberius (14—37 CE).
Rome, Vatican Museums, Gregorian Profane Museum.
17. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Altar of the Lares Augusti. Apotheosis of Aeneas or Julius Caesar?
Marble. 12—2 BCE.
Inv. No. 1115.
Rome, Vatican Museums, Gregorian Profane Museum.
18. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Altar of the Lares Augusti. Winged Victory with the Clupeus Virtutis.
Marble. 12—2 BCE.
Inv. No. 1115.
Rome, Vatican Museums, Gregorian Profane Museum.
19. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Altar of the Lares Augusti. Prodigium of the Laurentian Sow.
Marble. 12—2 BCE.
Inv. No. 1115.
Rome, Vatican Museums, Gregorian Profane Museum.
20. SCULPTURE. Rome.
Altar of the Lares Augusti. Scene of sacrifice.
Marble. 12—2 BCE.
Inv. No. 1115.
Rome, Vatican Museums, Gregorian Profane Museum.