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Unidentified Roman sculptor, Cast of Commodus as a youth

Cast of Commodus as a youth, ?19th century

After Unidentified Roman sculptor

RA Collection: Art

Commodus (161-192 AD) was Emperor of Rome ruling jointly with hsi father Marcus Aurelius from 176 until his father's death in 180. He then ruled solely until 192.

This cast is made from a sculpture dated 175-177 AD in the Albani collection in Capitoline Museum, Rome.

Object details

Cast of Commodus as a youth
Original in the Albaini Collection, Capitoline Museum, Rome
?19th century
Object type
Sculpture Cast
Plaster cast

720 mm x 485 mm x 330 mm, Weight: 36 kg

Royal Academy of Arts
Object number
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