Bust of a male - ROM2011_11984_2

ROM2011_11984_2

Bust of a male

Medium:Marble
Date: 98-117 AD
Period: Reign of Trajan, Roman Imperial period
Dimensions:
23 x 17.2 cm
Object number: 939.17.23
Credit Line: This purchase was made possible with the support of The Reuben Wells Leonard Bequest Fund
On view
Gallery Location:Eaton Gallery of Rome: Imperial Roman portraiture, busts
Description

Bust of a Roman

This man's hair is brushed over his forehead in the manner of the emperor Trajan (ruled 98-117 AD). Though an old man, his face is smooth and unwrinkled.

Collection:
Roman World
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