Category: marble

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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Portrait of emperor Alexander Severus. C.225-2…

Portrait of emperor Alexander Severus. C.225-226 AD. Fine-grained white marble. H. 31,9. Nasjonalmuseet for kunst, arkitektur og design, Oslo. Inv. NG.S.01233

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.

Apollodorus of Damascus. C. 130 AD. Marble. …

Apollodorus of Damascus. C. 130 AD. Marble. Glyptothek Munich. Inv. GL 334

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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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Empress Sallustia Orbiana, wife of Alexander S…

Empress Sallustia Orbiana, wife of Alexander Severus. 225-229 AD. Marble. Musée du Louvre, Paris. Inv. MR 538 / Ma 1054

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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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Emperor Antoninus Pius. C. 138 AD. White marbl…

Emperor Antoninus Pius. C. 138 AD. White marble. Museo nazionale romano – Palazzo Massimo. Inv. 2004300

So caller “Formia type”.

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Portrait of a man. I quarter of II century AD….

Portrait of a man. I quarter of II century AD. Marble. Civico museo archeologico di Milano. Inv. A 0.9.4070

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Portrait of Domitia Lucilla, mother of Marcus …

Portrait of Domitia Lucilla, mother of Marcus Aurelius. II century AD. Pentelic marble. H. of the head – 38 cm. Galleria Borghrse, Rome. Inv. CCXXXXIII

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