Augustus A 38 mm badge with a purple background and "Vote Augustus". £1.25 Quantity: at £1.25 each Add To Basket 0 in your basket View Basket Checkout Augustus, originally named Octavian, was the nephew of Julius Caesar. After his uncle's murder he campaigned in several wars against his enemies, and eventually seized power and became the first Roman emperor. Size: 38 mm. Colour: Purple.