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the equestrian statue of Julius Caesar, mounted on his famous horse with fore feet like those of a man, which the dictator set up in front of the temple of Venus Genetrix in the forum Iulium (Suet. Caes. 6 ; Plin. NH viii. 155). It is said (Statius, Silv. i. I. 84-88) that the original statue was one of Alexander and Bucephalus, the work of Lysippus, and that Caesar had substituted his own head for that of Alexander. If this is so, he must have altered the feet of the horse also (Jord. i. 2. 440 ; Sachs. Ber. 1891, 99-112).

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