The Dying Gaul shows a foreign
fighter as he lays mortally wounded
Spinario - a young boy removes a thorn
from his foot
Emperor Commodus dressed as Herakles (Hecules),
reinforcing his divine claim to the leadership
A wounded warrior - actually a restoration
of an earlier Greek statues of a discobolus, or discus-thrower!
The Red Faun, from one of the emperor Hadrian's
villas, done in an unusual red colored marble.
Don't let your kids do this!! Actually
it is supposed to be a young Hercules strangling a snake...