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Old Jul 27, 2011, 07:31 PM   #1
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Sculpted Portrait of Caligula with Civic Crown- Joe Geranio

Caligula with civic crown
Forum, southern portico at Cumae. White marble of greek provenance (thasian?); Cumae, Italy.
Museo Archeologico dei campi flegrei, Bacoli, Italy


For more on this portrait see: D. Boschung's, "Die Bildnisse des Caligula" (1989). Page 117 for description and plates 33 1 thru 4. Photo by my friend Rien Bongers.
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Old Jul 29, 2011, 05:36 AM   #2
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Thanks for posting this, Joe; it's the first time I've seen this particular image of Caligula.
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Old Jul 29, 2011, 05:16 PM   #3
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There are those who have their doubts, I am looking into it more now, you are correct, this photo is hardly ever available.

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