“Fonseca Bust.”

Marble. Early 2nd century.
Height 63 cm.
Inv. No. MC434.

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

Origin:
Donation of father Fonseca to Pope Benedict XIV.
Credits:
(ńń) 2005. Photo: Sergey Sosnovskiy (CC BY-SA 4.0).
Text: museum inscription to the sculpture.
THE GALLERY OF ANCIENT ART
Keywords: marble ritratto femminile busto female portrait bust so-called Fonseca Bust Busto Fonseca noble young roman woman lady Flavia Julia Iulia Titi Giulia Flavii Flavian dynasty hairdo hairstyle pouf frizzle hair-wave chignon Inv No MC434 MC 434
HISTORY OF ANCIENT ROME