Colossal portrait of Plotina.

Marble.
Inv. No. 240.

Rome, Vatican Museums, Pius-Clementine Museum, Round Room, 20
(Musei Vaticani, Museo Pio-Clementino, Sala Rotonda, 20)

Description:
Colossal portrait of Plotina (died 122 A.D.), wife of Trajan. The size of the portrait suggests that it was made after her deification (129 A.D.).
Credits:
(ρρ) 2005. Photo: Sergey Sosnovskiy (CC BY-SA 4.0).
© 1986 Text: Guide to the Vatican: Museums and City. Pontifical Monuments, Museums and Galleries. Tipografia Vaticana, p. 49.

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