Septimius Severus. Detail.

The head is marble, the bust is yellow-greenish alabaster. 200—210 CE.
Height 85 cm.
Inv. No. MC461.

Rome, Capitoline Museums, Palazzo Nuovo, Hall of the Emperors
(Musei capitolini, Palazzo Nuovo, Sala degli Imperatori)

Origin:
Gift of cardinal Alessandro Albani.
Credits:
(ρρ) 2005. Photo: Sergey Sosnovskiy (CC BY-SA 4.0).
Text: museum inscription to the sculpture.
THE GALLERY OF ANCIENT ART
Keywords: marble yellow-greenish alabaster male portrait head bust of the roman emperor Septimius Severus from the Albani collection beard Inv No MC461 MC 461
HISTORY OF ANCIENT ROME