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Caesar Augustus of Prima Porta Grand-Scale Sculputral Bust. Grand-scale bust sculpted in painstaking detail from the original in the Vatican Museum, which was discovered on April 20, 1863 in the villa of Liva at Prima Porta, near Rome. As the commander-in-chief of the Roman army, Caesar Augustus is shown proclaiming triumph to his troops. From his distinctively handsome features to the detailed, bas-relief breastplate armor, this gallery statue has fascinated generations. $189

Bronze statuette of a girl holding a dog Period: Late Hellenistic or Imperial Date: 1st century B.C.-2nd century A.D. Culture: Greek or Roman Medium: Bronze Dimensions: H. 2 3/8 in. (6 cm)