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Sculpture of horsemen from Pompeii

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Sculpture of horsemen from Pompeii
Sculpture of horsemen from Pompeii

Sculpture of a horseman that has been taken from a horse. The object was found in fragments in Pompeii. Researchers suspect that the object may have adorned the city’s triumphal arch. The artefact is in the National Archaeological Museum of Naples.

I found information suggesting that the character represents either Nero or Caligula. It is also suspected that it may have been a local official.


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