1. What material and size was the Prima Porta ?
- 2M and orginally in bronze
- 2M and originally in marble
- 3M in marble
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2. What battle is depicted on the breastplate of Augustus?
- Parthenians returning the lost eagles
- Defeat of Antony and Cleopatra
- Crushing the Gallic rebellion
3. Why was Cupid included?
- Cupid was used to show Augustus's paternal attitudes to the plebs
- Cupid was riding on dolphin which showed patronage to Venus
- Cupid was shown on a sphinx showing the defeat of Cleopatra
4. What did the sphinxes on the shoulders of the Prima Porta make reference?
- Defeat of Cleopatra and the Ptolemies
- Augustus's divinity
- Expansion into Parthia
5. Which of the following Gods were not depicted on the breastplate of the Prima Porta?
- Diana Goddess of the hunt
- Sol the Sun God