Category: I century AD

Funerary  stele of Virdomarus and his sister. …

Funerary  stele of Virdomarus and his sister. From Solin, Dalmatia. I century AD. Marble. Museo Lapidario Maffeiano, Verona.

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Head of a statue of a priest. Second half of I…

Head of a statue of a priest. Second half of I century AD. Quartzite. Ägyptisches Museum, Munich. Inv. 

ÄS 6785

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Portrait of a man. I century AD, Claudius-Nero…

Portrait of a man. I century AD, Claudius-Nero period. Marble. Civico museo archeologico di Milano. Inv. A 0.9.1145

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Originally part of an honorary statue from some public building the portrait illustraits influence of the imperial portraiture on the upper classes in Milan. The features of the represented man strongly emulates that of the emperor Claudius.

Portrait of a roman. 69-96 AD. Marble. Ny Carl…

Portrait of a roman. 69-96 AD. Marble. Ny Carlsberg Glyptoteket, Copenhagen. Inv. 1742

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Emperor Titus (reworked portrait of Domitian)….

Emperor Titus (reworked portrait of Domitian). After 96 AD. Marble. Musei Vaticani. Inv. 1687

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Portrait of a man. Found near Via Flaminia, ou…

Portrait of a man. Found near Via Flaminia, outside Rome. Beginning of I century AD. Marble. Ny Carlsberg Glyptoteket, Copenhagen. Inv. 1198

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Portrait of a boy. C. 100 AD. Marble. Staatlic…

Portrait of a boy. C. 100 AD. Marble. Staatliche Museen zu Berlin, Altes Museum. Sk 1467

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Emperor Domitian. 81-96 AD. Marble. Staatliche…

Emperor Domitian. 81-96 AD. Marble. Staatliche Museen zu Berlin, Altes Museum. Sk 351

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Portrait of a woman. Head – claudian period, 4…

Portrait of a woman. Head – claudian period, 41-54 AD, bust – hadrianic, 117-138 AD. Marble, alabaster. Marble. Musei Vaticani. Inv. 2271

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Portrait of Germanicus. From Cordoba. 15-19 AD…

Portrait of Germanicus. From Cordoba. 15-19 AD. Marble. Musée du Louvre, Paris. Inv. MND 968 / Ma 3135

This portrait belongs to type creared shortly afler the adoption of Germanicus by emperor Tiberius.

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