Augustus Caesar Bust - Item #086by The Giust Gallery $ 440.00
16.5 Inches High x 9.5 Inches Wide x 10.5 Inches Deep
Bust from Item #400, the statue of Augustus Caesar. Augustus's features are idealized as he desired for his portraits. The statue was discovered in 1863 in Prima Porta outside of Rome. It was in the villa where Augustus's wife lived after he died. The marble statue dates from around 15 C.E.
Museum: Vatican Museums, Vatican City
Origin: Villa of Livia at Prima Porta
Time Period: Ancient Rome- c. 15 C.E.