Genius

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Creator

Neapolitan Workshop

Description

Statue of a young man making a sacrifice. He is standing "velato capite" and wears a heavy toga holding a paten and a cornucopia. The features of the portrayed man are similar to those of the series of portraits known as "Augustus Louvre-type. The statue was foun in Naples.

Subject

Genius

Type

Chronology Specific

around 20 AD

Material

Chronology Period

1st century AD

Technique

Content Provider

University of Bologna

Original Collection

Europeana Archaeology

Content Rights