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1989) 106, no. 22, with fig. B. Rose (1997) 84. B. Rose has suggested that the seated statue of Tiberius from Caere (Museo Gregoriano Profano inv. 9961) has, in fact, been refashioned from an image of Caligula (1997) 85. Rose notes that the head is worked for insertion, which is unusual for nude, or partially nude statue bodies, and that the head and body seem to be of different types of marble. Rose suggests that the original statue was carved from single block of marble, the head of Caligula was removed, a mortis prepared in the body, and a new head of Tiberius inserted.

32 A. Barrett (1989)179, n. 42, (with previous literature on the coins). caligula, milonia caesonia and julia drusilla monuments from the outset of imperial damnationes. D. 34 Furthermore, it indicates that there was, in fact, an official aspect to his condemnation, although not enacted immediately after his death. D. 37 The Transformation of Caligula’s Images Caligula/Claudius The great number of recut images of Caligula confirms that reworking, rather than intentional mutilation, was the preferred approach to the emperor’s sculpted likenesses once they had been removed from public display.

6615. Museum. 89 The head of the Zadar statue has been refashioned into a replica of Augustus’s Prima Porta type. The piece is carved from a single block of marble and, as a result, the recut head is too small in proportion to the body. As was also the case with the colossal Caligula/Claudius in the Sala Rotonda of the Vatican and the statue from Vaison, the corona civica which the emperor wears is too massive for the face and the forehead is also too broad. The statue was discovered in 1777 during excavations of the Roman Forum at Aenona in Dalmatia and testifies to the reworking of Caligula’s likenesses in the provinces.

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