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Jules César

Julius Caesar

(Rome 63 BC - Nola 14 AD)
first emperor of the Roman Empire
(Wikipedia)
Antique Roman or Greek sculptor & Alduino Nocelli
c. 100 (copy)

Nyon /  Jules César   Nyon /  Jules César

Description

Marble statue of Caesar as imperator, wearing lorica (cuirass) and paludamentum (short military cloack). Copy of the antique marble statue in the Palazzo Senatorio, Capitoline Museum, in Rome, dating from the reign of Trajan (AD 98-117) (Roman Artworks).

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Jules César, fondateur de la ville de Nyon
vers 46/45 avant J.-C.

Copie d'une statue originale en marbre
conservée à Rome au Capitole
Moulage réalisé par Alduino Nocelli

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Location (N 46°22'52" - E 6°14'23")

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