Statue of a Roman Prince on Horseback

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Osama Shukir Muhammed Amin
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published on 21 March 2016
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This marble statue of a young man on a horse back appears to represent a Roman prince of the ruling Julio-Caludian Dynasty. It was restored in the 16th century CE by the Italian Renaissance architect and sculptor Giacomo della Porta. From Rome, 1st century CE. (The British Museum, London)

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Osama Shukir Muhammed Amin
Associate Professor of Neurology and lover of the Cradle of Civilization, Mesopotamia. I'm very interested in Mesopotamian history and always try to take photos of archaeological sites and artifacts in museums, both in Iraq and around the world.

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Amin, O. S. M. (2016, March 21). Statue of a Roman Prince on Horseback. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/image/4656/statue-of-a-roman-prince-on-horseback/

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Amin, Osama Shukir Muhammed. "Statue of a Roman Prince on Horseback." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified March 21, 2016. https://www.worldhistory.org/image/4656/statue-of-a-roman-prince-on-horseback/.

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Amin, Osama Shukir Muhammed. "Statue of a Roman Prince on Horseback." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 21 Mar 2016. Web. 25 Oct 2021.