C. Julius Caesar. De Anaglypho antiquo ex marmore, Clypei forma, in Museo Richardi Mead M.D. Nummi.[Three coins marked below:] Ex Argento. Ex Aere Magno. Ex Auro.
Etching. 362 x 254mm. 14½ x 10". Trimmed .
The great Gaius Julius Caesar (100BC - 44BC), Roman general and statesman. He played a fundamental role in the gradual transformation of the Roman Republic into the Roman Emperor. He was responsible for extending Rome's territroy to the English Channel and the Rhine, and was the first Roman general to cross both when he built a bridge across the Rhine and conducted the first invasion of Britain.
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