Claudius as Jupiter

Illustration

Mark Cartwright
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published on 23 January 2016

A colossal marble statue of Roman emperor Claudius in the guise of Jupiter. From a theatre at Lanuvio, 1st century CE. (Vatican Museums, Rome)



About the Author

Mark Cartwright
Mark is a history writer based in Italy. Surrounded by archaeological sites, his special interests include ancient ceramics, architecture, and mythology. He holds an MA in Political Philosophy and is the Publishing Director at AHE.

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