Detail of a statue of Augustus as Pontifex Maximus on display at the National Roman Museum (Palazzo Massimo)

- Image ID: J0A276
Detail of a statue of Augustus as Pontifex Maximus on display at the National Roman Museum (Palazzo Massimo)
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Image ID: J0A276
The statue was discovered on the Via Labicana in 1910 and portrays Augustus clad in a toga with his head veiled, probably representing a solemn religious rite dated to the last decade of the 1st century BCE
Location: Largo Villa Peretti, 2, 00185 Roma, Italy