Portrait of the young Titus. Marble. Head of Roman work, ca. 70 CE on modern bust. Height of head 66 cm, Italian marble. Inv. No. CLXXI. Rome, Museum and Gallery of Villa Borghese. (Photo by I. Sh.).

Portrait of the young Titus. Head of Roman work, ca. 70 CE on modern bust. Height of head 66 cm, Italian marble. Rome, Museum and Gallery of Villa Borghese.

A marble bust of Roman emperor Maximinus I, r. 235-238 CE. (The Vatican Museums, Rome).

A marble bust of Roman emperor Maximinus I, r. (The Vatican Museums, Rome).

Ritratto di Gallieno

Ritratto di Gallieno

Poppaea Sabina, wife of the Emperor Nero. Marble Bust, 1st c AD. National Museum of Rome, Palazzo Massimo

Poppaea Sabina, wife of the Emperor Nero. Marble Bust, c AD. National Museum of Rome, Palazzo Massimo

So-called Lucius Junius Brutus. White marble. 1st — early 2nd cent. C.E.? Inv. No. 6178. Naples, National Archaeological Museum. Photo by S. Sosnovskiy.

Lucius Junius Brutus (Consul of the Roman Republic, BC) White marble, — early cent.

Roman Officer, Marble, 2nd century AD Roman, from Tomis, Romania

Superb Roman Officer, Marble, century AD Roman, from Tomis, Romania

ancientart:  Ancient Roman bust of Emperor Marcus Aurelius, marble, 3rd century.        Marcus Aurelius was Roman Emperor from 161 to 180. He ruled with Lucius Verus as co-emperor from 161 until Verus’ death in 169. He was the last of the Five Good Emperors, and is also considered one of the most important Stoic philosophers.        Courtesy & currently located at the Ephesus Museum, Turkey. Photo taken by José Luiz

Ancient Roman bust of Emperor Marcus Aurelius, marble, century. “ Marcus Aurelius was Roman Emperor from 161 to He ruled with Lucius Verus as co-emperor from 161 until Verus’ death in

Roman Bronze Portrait of Emperor Vespasian - X.0147          Origin: Mediterranean          Circa: 69 AD to 79 AD

Roman Bronze Portrait of Emperor Vespasian - Origin: Mediterranean Circa: 69 AD to 79 AD Dimensions: high Collection: Classical Antiquities Style: Roman Imperial Medium: Bronze

Nerva 30 November 30: Marcus Cocceius Nerva   18 September 96: Imperator Nerva Caesar Augustus   97: Imperator Nerva Germanicus Caesar Augustus   27 (?) January 98: natural death

Wk 4 a) head of nerva b) nervan dyn c) marble d) rome e) prob recut to resemble nerva, originally domitian. this happens a lot during nervas reign bc of the damnatio memorae after domitians assasination.

L'avarizia di Catone il Censore #catoneilcensore #avarizia

Marcus Porcius Cato (Cato the Elder.) ~ "Tis sometimes the height of wisdom to feign stupidity." BC – 149 BC), Roman statesman, often called "The Censor".

Maximinus Thrax - The 27th Emperor of Rome, and the first barbarian to become emperor. The first of 6 emperors of the year of the six emperors. His reign was the start of the Crisis of the 3rd Century. Maximinus Thrax took care of the legions but ignored the people. He despised the Senate and other Roman aristocrats, and raised exorbitant taxes to pay the legions.

Mary Ann Bernal: History Trivia - Catholic Church calls a crusade against Cathar heretics in Toulouse

Emperor Hadrian, head of Roman sculpture (marble), 2nd century C.E., (Palazzo Massimo alle Terme, Rome).

Emperor Hadrian, head of Roman sculpture (marble), century CE, (Palazzo Massimo alle Terme, Rome).

Pinterest
Search