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Equestrian Statue of Marcus Aurelius

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The Equestrian Statue of Marcus Aurelius is located in the Capitoline Museum on Capitoline Hill. The original statue is located inside the museum, while the replica is located in the center of the Capitoline Museum [rather, in the courtyard outside, the Capitoline square]. The statue is bronze and the original location of the statues placement is…

Equestrian Statue of Marcus Aurelius

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This bronze statue depicts Marcus Aurelius riding on a horse and is on display in the Capitoline Museum. The Emperor is shown raising his hand, which many have reasoned is a sign of clemency. Furthermore, the horse and attire displays Marcus Aurelius' military prowess. There is also a replica of the statue outside of the museum.

Equestrian Statue of Marcus Aurelius

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A bronze equestrian statue of Marcus Aurelius, emperor from 161-180 A.D., it is the only [full: JWO] surviving bronze equestrian statue from antiquity. It is now located in the Palazzo dei Conservatori, part of the group of buildings comprising the Capitoline Museums. Marcus Aurelius' hand position may be a gesture of clemency, as the piece may…